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Hacking Technique and defenses Strategy part 1

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Footprinting

Footprinting is the process of accumulating preliminary data about a target using publicly available methodes. This information can be used to gain a better understanding of the target’s network architecture. There are many ways and techniques to get information about a target such the use of search engines, domain and network block registrars.

Enforcement of the following defensive tactics are strongly recommended in order to minimize the risks associated with exposure of sensitive information by search engines and web server misconfigurations. Administrators perform routine audits web server configuration and the data it is allowed to server. Administrators also must be instructed not to post job vacancies on technical news groups, message boards and mailing list using their real names and e-mail address.

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4 June 2009 at 08:48 - Comments