A Netcat-clone, designed to be portable and offer strong encryption
Only TCP/IP communication is supported. Source code and binaries are distributed under the GNU General Public License.
sbd can be used for any number of network-related things, for example.:
- Secure file transfer
- Remote administration
- Simple (but secure) peer-to-peer chat
- Pen-test tool (crypto avoids NIDS detection and telnet-style traffic recording)
To compile sbd under a Unix-like operating system you need gcc and relevant development tools. For Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD (and possibly others), type: