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Syn flood program in perl using raw sockets (Linux)

By | November 28, 2012

Syn flood program sends out a large number of syn packets to a destination host such that the destination host gets under heavy pressure to reply to all of them and hence consumes huge amount of memory/cpu resources without any real purpose. This causes the services of the remote host to become unavailable to legitimate… Read More »

Perl Socket programming Tutorial – How to code Client and Server

By | August 1, 2020

Tcp/IP Socket programming Sockets enable your program or application to talk to other machines over the network. When you type in google.com in your browser, it talks to google.com over the internet and fetches the webpage. For socket programming we need to use the socket library or api which provides some very simple functions to… Read More »

Udp socket programming in Java

By | August 6, 2016

Datagram sockets UDP sockets can be used in java with the DatagramSocket class. Server Let code a simple udp server that listens on a certain port number. /** Java ECHO server with UDP sockets example */ import java.io.*; import java.net.*; public class udp_server { public static void main(String args[]) { DatagramSocket sock = null; try… Read More »

Code a simple socket client class in c++

By | September 11, 2012

Wrapper class for socket functions The standard socket library in C comes with a lot of functions for every task like connecting, sending data and receiving data etc. However knowing the syntax of all the functions and calling them again and again and in the right sequence could be a bit intimidating. Using a class… Read More »

Receive full data with recv socket function in C

By | May 17, 2020

recv The recv function is used to receive data on a socket. For example here is the code to fetch the home page of www.msn.com /** Simple TCP client to fetch a web page */ #include<stdio.h> #include<string.h> //strlen #include<sys/socket.h> #include<arpa/inet.h> //inet_addr int main(int argc , char *argv[]) { int socket_desc; struct sockaddr_in server; char *message… Read More »