Category Archives: Perl

Socket programming in perl

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 port scanner code

By | May 20, 2013

Tcp connect port scanner in perl A tcp connect port scanner works on the principle of establishing a full tcp connection on a port it wants to check. Therefore a port scanner is quite easy to code, as it just connects to all required ports one by one and whenever a connection is established, reports… Read More »