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Questions tagged [shodan]

Shodan is a search engine indexing devices connected to the Internet.

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How shodan takes screenshots?

How Shodan takes screenshots from some webcam even if this webcam (IP adress) requires login? And how can I protect this? I can't have some thing on LAN network, because I need to join to it from far ...
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How to search for all computers running memcached on shodan

Memcached is a caching software typically used in web servers. Many web servers like wikipedia, wordpress, flickr cache their data using Memcached software. Memcached server typically runs on port ...
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How to get shodan to report IP addresses with a specific open port?

I've done the leg work and I've struggled to identify how to search with the Shodan CLI, or the web search, just for a specific port and output all the IP addresses that expose this port. For ...
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Is external Nmap scan considered active or passive?

I had a debate recently regarding whether conducting an Nmap scan through a 3rd party such as pentest-tools.net is considered active or passive. I argued that it is passive since there is no link ...
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Proving that a MongoDB is misconfigured and publicly accessible

If Mongo databases appear on www.Shodan.io, is it definitive proof that they are publicly accessible? Is there a way to prove without doubt there is a risk without actually connecting to the server? (...