Subnet Masking And Addressing

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Technology

 

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Lucius D

 

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March 8, 2012

 

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University

 

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You see, the base is always 2 because it can be either 0 or 1. Example 1: 10100100 = 2^7+0+2^5+0+0+0+2^2+0+0 = 164 Example 2: 11111111 = 2^7+2^6+2^5+2^4+2^3+2^2+2^1+2^0 = 255 Thats it! Now to subnet addressing. When you state a host including a subnet (example: nmap), you do it like this: 1.2.3.4/24, where /24 is the subnet...
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Lets have a look at what this means: an IP address is a 32 bit address. It is divided into 4 bytes (each 8 bits meaning they can be 0 to 255) in general notation: 00000001 00000010 00000011 00000100 = "1.2.3.4" now, IP uses one part of this address to specify which Net it is on. Most of the time, this is a physical Net like an ethernet LAN that is linked to the internet...
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