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ICMP ping flood code using sockets in C – Winsock

In a previous article on we saw how to construct raw icmp echo packets and send them out in large quantities to remote hosts in an attempt to bomb them. Now we are going to construct the same program for windows using the winsock socket api. /* Icmp ping flood program in winsock */ #include "stdio.h" #include "winsock2.h" #include "conio.h" #include "stdint.h" #pragma comment(lib,"ws2_32.lib") //winsock 2.2 ...

ICMP ping flood code using sockets in C – Linux

ICMP Ping Flood Icmp ping flood is a kind of DOS attack that can be performed on remote machines connected via a network. It involves sending a large number of ping echo requests (packets) to the target system such that it is not able to tackle so fast. So the result is that the host either gets too busy into replying ...

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