How To: Detect hackers with netstat

Detect hackers with netstat

Netstat (network statistics) is a command-line tool that displays network connections (both incoming and outgoing), routing tables, and a number of network interface statistics. It is available on Unix, Unix-like, and Windows NT-based operating systems. This video tutorial presents a basic introduction to working with the netstat tool. Determine whether you've been hacked with this how-to.

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Hi, I am having a bit of trouble with my Vista machine. when I type in nestat -b it says that in needs an elevation. What does this mean and how can I fix this? thank you

You want to run Command Prompt with Administrator/Run as Administrator option.

you have to run command prompt as administrator for the netstat -b command

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