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Nmap Network Scanning

AF_VSOCK Sockets

The --vsock option causes Ncat to use AF_VSOCK sockets rather than network sockets. A CID must be given instead of a hostname or IP address. For example, to make a connection to the host,

ncat --vsock 2 1234

To listen on a socket:

ncat -l --vsock 1234

Both stream and datagram domain sockets are supported, but socket type availability depends on the hypervisor. Use --vsock on its own for stream sockets, or combine it with --udp for datagram sockets.

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