netcurmudgeon (netcurmudgeon) wrote,

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Now that's just strange: a tool to let you tunnel TCP traffic through ICMP. It looks like a benign ping or a ping response, but inside it's got a live data packet. Used if you wanna be stealthy about what you're doing, or if the IT Bullies won't let you connect to the service/host you want to reach.

This might qualify as geek mental masturbation, but that's a neat hack.

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