Commands tagged netcat (29)

  • This is useful for sending data between 2 computers that you have shell access to. Uses tar compression during transfer. Files are compressed & uncompressed automatically. Note the trailing dash on the listening side that makes netcat listen to stdin for data. on the listening side: sudo nc -lp 2022 | sudo tar -xvf - explanation: open netcat to -l listen on -p port 2022, take the data stream and pipe to tar -x extract, -v verbose, -f using file filename - means "stdin" on the sending side: tar -cvzf - ./*| nc -w 3 name_of_listening_host 2022 explanation: compress all files in current dir using tar -c create, -v verbose, -f using file, - filename - here means "stdout" because we're tar -c instead of tar -x, -w3 wait 3 seconds on stream termination and then end the connection to the listening host name_of_listening_host, on port 2022


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    on the listening side: sudo nc -lp 2022 | sudo tar -xvf - and on the sending side: tar -cvzf - ./*| nc -w 3 name_of_listening_host 2022
    smcpherson · 2009-03-27 09:59:33 7
  • To connect to the shell run: nc server.example.org 2000


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    nc -l -p 2000 -e /bin/bash
    prayer · 2009-03-02 15:58:25 3

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    nc -l -p 2000 < song.mp3
    prayer · 2009-03-02 15:54:21 1
  • Redirect the local port 2000 to the remote port 3000. The same but UDP: nc -u -l -p 2000 -c "nc -u example.org 3000" It may be used to "convert" TCP client to UDP server (or viceversa): nc -l -p 2000 -c "nc -u example.org 3000"


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    nc -l -p 2000 -c "nc example.org 3000"
    prayer · 2009-03-01 21:28:39 2
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