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GFI LanGaurd Network Scanner
GFI is a leading developer of network security, content security and messaging software. The GFI LANguard Network Security Scanner (N.S.S.) performs network security auditing and patch management (good for 30 days).

G-Lock Port Scanner Tools
Using Port Scanner (Trojan port set) from AATools, you may scan the remote PC in a LAN or via Internet. The AATools Port Scanner will return which TCP or UDP ports are listening.

THC Hydra
Hydra is a parallized login cracker which supports numerous protocols to attack.

X-Scan is a general network vulnerabilities scanner for scanning network vulnerabilities for specific IP address scope or stand-alone computer by multi-threading method. Plug-ins are supportable and GUI or CUI programs are separately provided.

It's nessus... but not

Nessus - System Security Scanner for Unix and Windows.

Nmap ("Network Mapper") is an open source utility for network exploration or security auditing. It was designed to rapidly scan large networks, although it works fine against single hosts. Nmap uses raw IP packets in novel ways to determine what hosts are available on the network, what services (ports) they are offering, what operating system (and OS version) they are running, what type of packet filters/firewalls are in use, and dozens of other characteristics.

Wireless WiFi Scanner.