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File ftp-brute

Script types: portrule
Categories: intrusive, brute
Download: http://nmap.org/svn/scripts/ftp-brute.nse

User Summary

Performs brute force password auditing against FTP servers.

Based on old ftp-brute.nse script by Diman Todorov, Vlatko Kosturjak and Ron Bowes.

Script Arguments

ftp-brute.timeout

the amount of time to wait for a response on the socket. Lowering this value may result in a higher throughput for servers having a delayed response on incorrect login attempts. (default: 5s)

passdb, unpwdb.passlimit, unpwdb.timelimit, unpwdb.userlimit, userdb

See the documentation for the unpwdb library.

unittest.run

See the documentation for the unittest library.

Example Usage

nmap --script ftp-brute -p 21 <host>

This script uses brute library to perform password
guessing.

Script Output

PORT   STATE SERVICE
21/tcp open  ftp
| my-ftp-brute:
|   Accounts
|     root:root - Valid credentials
|   Statistics
|_    Performed 510 guesses in 610 seconds, average tps: 0

Requires


Author: Aleksandar Nikolic

License: Same as Nmap--See http://nmap.org/book/man-legal.html

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