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Most vulnerability scanners and penetration testing tools use headers as a primary method to identify potential vulnerabilities. If attackers can easily find out the operating system and version, they can more easily identify system vulnerabilities and start the process of finding a viable way in. Furthermore, some automated penetration tools have exploit code that can automatically exploit the system based on the identified version and platform it runs on.

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The Ultimate Computer Repair Guide

The Ultimate Computer Repair Guide

Read how to maintain and repair any desktop and laptop computer. This Ebook has articles with photos and videos that show detailed step by step pc repair and maintenance procedures. There are many links to online videos that explain how you can build, maintain, speed up, clean, and repair your computer yourself. Put the money that you were going to pay the PC Tech in your own pocket.

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