arp-scan - arp scanning and fingerprinting tool

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name arp-scan
Package version 1.8.1
Package release 2
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 627 B
Download size 255.91 KB
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arp-scan is a command-line tool that uses the ARP protocol to discover and
fingerprint IP hosts on the local network. It is available for Linux and BSD
under the GPL licence


Package Version Architecture Repository
arp-scan_1.8.1-2_i386.deb 1.8.1 i386 Debian Main
arp-scan - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.7
libpcap0.8 >= 0.9.8


Type URL
Binary Package arp-scan_1.8.1-2_amd64.deb
Source Package arp-scan

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install arp-scan deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install arp-scan




2012-03-05 - William Vera <>
arp-scan (1.8.1-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Added a patch to fix FTBFS on GNU/kFreeBSD. (Closes: #641643)
+ Thanks to Mats Erik Andersson.
* Updated Standards Version to 3.9.3.
2011-07-04 - William Vera <>
arp-scan (1.8.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release (Closes: #543383).
* Added William Vera as Uploader.
* Added a debian/watch file.
* Added "Homepage" in debian/control.
* Added libwww-perl as Recommend depend (Closes: #630563).
* Fixed empty-directory usr/sbin/.
* Added a patch to fix hyphen-used-as-minus-sign.
* Updated debian/copyright
* Updated debhelper version (>= 8).
* Updated debian/compat to 8.
* Updated Standards Version to 3.9.2.
* Cleanup debian/rules.
+ distclean rule.
* Switch to dpkg-source 3.0 (quilt) format
2007-05-22 - Tim Brown <>
arp-scan (1.6-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Checksums weren't matching
* Upload sponsored by Philipp Hug <>
2007-04-23 - Tim Brown <>
arp-scan (1.6-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
2007-03-27 - Tim Brown <>
arp-scan (1.5-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Minor packaging flaw with orig tar ball
2007-03-20 - Tim Brown <>
arp-scan (1.5-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Moved to main
* Fixed W: arp-scan: extended-description-line-too-long?
* Removed ieee-iab.txt, mac-vendor.txt and ieee-oui.txt from docs
2007-03-13 - Tim Brown <>
arp-scan (1.5-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #415036)

See Also

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