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       sslscan - Fast SSL scanner


       sslscan [options] [host:port | host]


       This manual page documents briefly the sslscan command

       sslscan  queries  SSL  services, such as HTTPS, in order to determine the ciphers that are
       SSLScan is designed to be easy, lean and fast. The output includes  preferred  ciphers  of
       the SSL service,
       the certificate and output is in text and XML formats.


              Show summary of options.

              Show version of program.

              A  file containing a list of hosts to check. Hosts can be supplied with ports (i.e.
              host:port). One target per line.

              List only accepted ciphers (default is to listing all ciphers).

              Only check SSLv2 ciphers.

              Only check SSLv3 ciphers.

              A file  containing  the  private  key  or  a  PKCS#12  file  containing  a  private
              key/certificate pair (as produced by MSIE and Netscape).

              The password for the private key or PKCS#12 file.

              A file containing PEM/ASN1 formatted client certificates.

              Executes  a  STARTTLS in order to test the SSL capabilities of an SMTP service with
              TLS support. This option automatically forces TLS only ciphers, no need to  specify

       --html Makes  a HTML request after a successful connection and returns the server response

       --bugs Enables workarounds for SSL bugs.

              Output results to an XML file.


       sslscan was written by Ian Ventura-Whiting <>.
       This manual page was originally written by Marvin Stark <>.

                                           May 19, 2009                                SSLSCAN(1)