LAN file transfer using netcat

The following explanation is something I don’t want to miss from my blog because this helped me a lot in various situations. Actually this post was supposed to be here earlier than now. By the way, not boring you much, let me get into the topic.

All of you must have heard about ssh,sftp etc for remote login and file transfer between two machines in same LAN. Need to quickly transfer a file from one computer to another? No login is required if you are using netcat for the same. As a security concern netcat itself offers no way to control who can send what to whom. It’s syntax is as follows

nc [OPTIONS…] [hostname] [port]Read More »