Netcat – The Hacker’s Swiss Army Knife

Welcome back hackers! In this article, I will provide instruction on utilizing the awesome power of netcat. Commonly dubbed the swiss army knife of the hacker’s toolkit, netcat can do many things that are of use to hackers. After reading this article, you will learn how to perform the following functions using netcat:

  1. Establish a simple chat room.
  2. Perform Banner Grabbing.
  3. Establish bind and reverse shells.
  4. Transfer files between Kali and target.

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