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Can 'ping' requests still be used for a DoS attack?

I was reading this question, and couldn't help noticing this part of one of the answers: On the Internet, ping of death is a denial of service (DoS) attack caused by an attacker > deliberately ...
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Is it possible to “ping” an embedded device connected through a JTAG interface (USB)?

I currently have an atmel at91sam7x256 embedded device that is connected to my Windows machine through a JTAG interface of USB type. I am having difficulties getting the ethernet port to work, and ...
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Windows 8 - Cannot send outgoing pings

Recently I seem to have encountered an issue within my computer being that I cannot ping or be pinged. this has existed for quite some time, but i've ran out of troubleshooting ideas. (I have tried 3 ...
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Windows: ping's timestamp option

The Windows "Shell" (cmd) provides the following option for ping: -s Count : Specifies that the Internet Timestamp option in the IP header is used to record the time of arrival for the Echo ...
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Why does Windows use the same identifier for different ping sessions?

I noticed while debugging some NATing issues at work that Windows (Windows 7 in this case) echo reply and echo responses are always setting the ICMP identifier field to the same value regardless of ...
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PING: transmit failed. General failure windows 8.1

i have problem which i could not figure it out how to fix it , i run in windows 8.1 connected with wifi . when i open CMD and ping whatever address localhost, my router ip , 4.2.2.4 i get this ...
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How do I setup DNS in a ubuntu VM of VMware on a WIndows 8 64-bit desktop?

Host Machine: running WIndows 8 on a laptop Guest: Ubuntu 9.04 VM on VMWare I can not ping the host machine from the guest and vice versa. I cannot pint the internet from the guest also. THe ...
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Ping works, TraceRt is intermittent [duplicate]

When contacting any somewhat remote IP outside my ISP's network, their edge router (hop 5 in my case) shows partial failures (perhaps 3-4 out of 5 attempts generate *'s), but PING traffic goes through ...
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Why is my “localhost” not 127.0.0.1? [duplicate]

When I use the Ping command to ping my localhost, it doesn't show up as 127.0.0.1. C:\Windows\system32>ping localhost Pinging GIGA [::1] from ::1 with 32 bytes of data: Instead, it shows up ...
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What should I expect to see when I 'ping' my IP address?

I am using the linux ping command from a linux machine to test connection to a windows machine: I first find my windows machine IP address using ipconfig and then do this from the linux machine: ...
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How to change gateway of a computer if gateway is down

I'm trying to change my IP gateway automatically for a device that needs to be always. it's for an embedded windows system and i want the gateway to change when the default router goes off to another ...
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Is there a way to combine these two ping commands?

There are two methods of seeing outputs of continuous ping test. ping a.b.c.d -t > output_filename.txt ping a.b.c.d -t (live results visible on screen) Is there a way to combine the two ...
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Why can't I map a network drive if I can ping the server?

I have a server running Windows 2003 R2 SP2. I can ping it from any computer on the network. My problem is that it acts as a file and print server, but none of the other computers on the network can ...
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Cannot connect to my win 7 machine

When I ping a windows 7 machine from my win 8 tablet: C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Visual Studio 11.0\VC>ping alwyn-hp Pinging alwyn-hp.gateway.2wire.net [127.0.0.1] with 32 bytes of ...
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Unable to ping a Windows machine from Linux

I have Windows installed on my laptop, connected to the router wirelessly with IP 192.168.1.5. My desktop is running Linux, connected to the same router (wired) with IP 192.168.1.2. When I do a ping ...
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http ping to restart service

This tool checks if a website is offline or not. http://www.coretechnologies.com/products/http-ping/ I'm trying to create an automated process to run that file and check domain.com, if pinging fails ...
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Unable to ping just 1 computer on the network

I have 2 computers on the network (Computer A & B). There are also other computers on the network. From Computer A I am able to ping all other computers on the network except Computer B. ...
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is it possible Pattern ping in windows?

Is it possible to pattern ping in Windows, like we do in linux (ping -p ff [dest_ip]?
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Artificial network delay tcp/udp (bigger ping) for defined application? (windows)

I have a game where people can easy detect who i am looking at my ping, i want to make my ping highter. How can i set network delay for all network connections for defined application?
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Unable to ping router?

I'm running two machines. One of them is a physical machine, the other a virtual machine. Both are meant to connect to the same router. The physical machine works fine. Here's ipconfig and here it ...
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High ping without router

So, hello! I am just a student, living in dorms and using internet provided by my school. For few months, everyone has got strange issue - we get really high ping - like 500~1000. What's strange? This ...
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Get Windows ping and ipconfig tools

For some reason, my Windows 7 computer does not recognise the cmd.exe tools ping and ipconfig. I have tried to download them from the web, but I can only find tools that do similar stuff; not the ...
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What does this Ping answer mean?

This is the output from an attempt to ping from a Windows 7 computer with an LTE modem plugged in. The LED on the device tells me that the device has a data (IP) connection, but the Windows network ...
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server cannot ping unless wireshark is capturing packet

A server cannot ping to other servers unless a wireshark is capturing packet. And I believe that a process is capturing packets before ping process. But how to find this process?
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Use Linux ping in Cygwin

I need to work with a script that uses the ping command with its ordinary Linux syntax, neither Cygwin's default package or the Windows ping utility will work. For now, I've patched the script to ...
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Pinging a machine on my local network gets an 'unreachable' response from my own IP address?

Edit for future readers who get here from google: This question is now the top google result when searching for 'destination host unreachable from my own ip address'. If that's how you got here, then ...
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Why is IPv6 ping failing to access google.com?

I have found that ping google.com from my Windows 7 box has stopped working. Below is the output - note that the IPv4 ping works, and Yahoo works. Is my local router at fault here? ...
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Check if a site is being blocked by internal proxy / network

I'm just wondering how to check whether a site is being blocked on my work network, can I simply Ping it? I just want to know so that I can not visit it, the site is imgur.com
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What could be causing problems on pinging Windows 8 machines?

Here at my job I have 5 machines with Windows 8 Consumer Preview installed on it. Today I was testing the network conectivity and any of the 5 machines answered to a ICMP ping request(but from another ...
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Can you do “ping %localhost%”?

I would like to be able to ping whatever machine name I am in without first having to do: localhost Can I do something like the following? ping %localhost% When I do: ping localhost the IP ...
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Why can't I ping a Windows 7 box until I ping the other way first?

I discovered an odd thing with my Windows 7 box the other day: I can't ping it from any of my Linux boxes unless I ping them from the Windows box first. And by "I can't ping" I mean that there is no ...
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How to enable response to broadcast ping on Windows?

I have many Windows servers in the lab. I wanted to use ping broadcasting to discover the machines. I try to avoid a central server to maintain the list of machines as this seems like a single point ...
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Why is there a difference between ping “localhost” and ping “local IP address”?

Using cmd and ping on Windows gave me the following results: Pinging "localhost": Pinging "192.168.0.10" (local IP address): Aren't both situations exactly the same? I mean, I'm pinging ...
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Can't ping Linux IPv6 address from Windows XP

I gave an IPv6 address to my SUSE Linux machine on a VirtualBox VM with ifconfig eth0 inet6 add ... I can't ping that address from Windows XP (vice versa) The address of the Linux machine is efbb::26 ...
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Can't access network shares from a specific computer on my home network

I'm trying to connect to the Windows share on my laptop from my main PC, but the laptop doesn't respond to ping (I ping by IP, get timed out). I can, however, ping the main PC from the laptop, and ...
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Why is ping.exe is using all my CPU?

I use Windows XP Professional, with Norton anti-virus. A few days ago I spent some time reviewing the services running under svchost as this was hogging the CPU, using Process Explorer. Seemed to ...
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Windows 7 can't ping an IP

I am unable to ping an IP address on a Amazon EC2 instance. When I do it from a Mac or Linux machine, it works just fine. But, on Windows 7 it doesn't work. I've tried turning off the firewall, but ...
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How can I perform a ping every X minuts and check the response time?

I am currently working in a big company and we have serious latency issues. This is happening in a process control system, and is unacceptable (Open a valve sometimes take 2 minuts before command ...
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Ubuntu - Unable to ping windows computers

I have a very strange problem. I am unable to ping windows PCs on my local network, whereas they are able to ping my ubuntu laptop. Another thing is I can actually VNC onto one of the PCs but cant ...
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Wait for Ping and notify

Is there a utility that works in the background and is able to notify me if my computer is being pinged?
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Can't ping my computer - “Transmit failed. General failure.”

I am having an issue with my computer. My IIS services are not working. I have narrowed it down to the fact that my computer cannot find itself via its name. I try pinging my computer by its name ...
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What to do if I get ping results for non-existing hosts?

When I am pinging non-existing host like 'zzz' or 'qwerty' I am getting the following result Pinging zzz.kanisa.com [209.62.20.200] with 32 bytes of data: Reply from 209.62.20.200: bytes=32 ...
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windows ping cmd help

I'm looking at the ping command help and i cant see a parameter to change the time between pings. I don't mean the timeout time. (For example i want to send a ping every 5 seconds) Is this ...
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Site will open in browser, but ping times out

I am trying to ping a certain domain (specifically, www.teamindustrialservices.com) but the request times out. Despite this error, the site loads in both Internet Explorer and FireFox without any ...
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How can I ping a range of IP addresses simultaneously

I have a bunch of machines on an IP address range which I want to ping simultaneously as a quick and dirty way of telling which ones are switched on. What (free) software can I use to do this? I'm ...
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Pinging *.5 and replies from *.4

This may belong on SF, migrate if it does! Pinging 192.168.1.5 with 32 bytes of data: Reply from 192.168.1.4: Destination host unreachable. Reply from 192.168.1.4: Destination host unreachable. Reply ...