Just like Google, Shodan is also a search engine that searches for servers & machines connected to the internet. With the help of Shodan, users can search for various types of servers connected to the internet using a variety of filters.

Image is taken from Kasperskydaily

Shodan helps security researchers to identify service banners, open ports, etc. for servers, which are metadata that the server sends back to the client. All information gathered via Shodan is considered to be public information gathering because users never interact with the server.

Today I will be sharing some docking List & Techniques for Shodan that help security researchers to dig more information about targets.

I’ve published a docking list on GITHUB


- Citrix — Find Citrix Gateway. Example: title:”citrix gateway”[/align]



M Talha S.

Information security professional with diverse experience in cybersecurity and penetration testing.