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SubjectRe: module question
"Shipman, Jeffrey E" <> writes:

> I have been assigned to a project where we are trying to fool
> OS footprinters into thinking the machine is running another
> OS. I was thinking I could write a module which registers
> a packet handler to modify the TCP/IP headers as necessary.
> I haven't really looked into this all much.

It's probably impossible to fool advanced tools like
unless you change some fundamental algorithms in linux TCP (like the
retransmit state machine) or replace it with another TCP.

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