Network scan tool/appliance horror stories

Dan Snyder sliplever at
Tue Oct 30 15:22:24 UTC 2012

We have had ncircle scans unexpectedly crash alcatel-lucent omni-switches.

On Mon, Oct 29, 2012 at 3:10 PM, Pedersen, Sean
<Sean.Pedersen at> wrote:
> We're evaluating several tools at the moment, and one vendor wants to dynamically scan our network to pick up hosts - SNMP, port-scans, WMI, the works. I was curious if anyone had any particularly gruesome horror stories of scanning tools run amok.

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