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Package ID
netcat
Version
1.12
Downloads
4535
Website
http://netcat.sourceforge.net/

Summary

Netcat is a computer networking utility for reading from and writing to network connections using TCP or UDP.

Description

Netcat (often abbreviated to nc) is a computer networking utility for reading from and writing to network connections using TCP or UDP. Netcat is designed to be a dependable back-end that can be used directly or easily driven by other programs and scripts. At the same time, it is a feature-rich network debugging and investigation tool, since it can produce almost any kind of connection its user could need and has a number of built-in capabilities.

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