Tag Archives: network programming

TCP Connect Port Scanner Source Code in C with Winsock

By | November 27, 2012

Tcp connect port scanning TCP connect() scanning is the most basic form of TCP scanning. The program performs a connect() command on those ports of the target machine which are to be checked. If the port is open then the connect() command will succeed and a connection will be established. If the port is closed… Read More »

Raw socket programming on windows with Winpcap

By | November 27, 2012

Raw sockets with winpcap A previous post explains how to send on windows xp. However the winsock api has limited raw socket support in windows versions greater than windows xp+sp1. Therefore winpcap has to be used to send raw packets on higher windows versions. Winpcap is a packet driver useful for packet capturing and sending… Read More »

Raw socket programming on windows with winsock

By | November 27, 2012

Raw sockets using winsock Raw sockets or “Raw Packets”, give you the facility to access the entire contents of a packet or datagram, both for reading and writing purpose. In other words, you can fabricate a whole packet according to your likes and dislikes. For example, a TCP packet would contain an IP header, a… Read More »