The Nmap development team has released Nmap 5.59BETA1. This new version includes 40 new NSE scripts, improvement in IPv6 scan, 7 new NSE protocol libraries and hundreds of bug fixes.
The new version of Nmap is able to detect services such as Apple iPhoto (DPAP) protocol probe, Zend Java Bridge probe, BackOrifice probe and GKrellM probe. Nmap service and version detection database reached to 7,375 signatures in this new version.
Nmap 5.59BETA1 source code and binary packages for Linux, Mac, and Windows are now available for download at http://nmap.org/download.html .
Nmap (Network Mapper) is a free and open source utility for security auditing. It is licensed under version 2 of the GNU General Public License.