Recently we’ve covered Wireless Network Watcher which displays devices and Computers using your Wi-Fi , McAfee ShareScan is a freeware portable Network scanning tool from Security vendor McAfee shows devices connected to your network and what they are sharing.

McAfee ShareScan

Using McAfee ShareScan

Download and run program’s executable. This program automatically detects and shows your network name and your IP address. This tool shows IP address range which you can specify to scan for Computers  connected to your network that are sharing.

Click” Start”  button at the bottom of program window, ShareScan will scan and shows devices in your network and what they are sharing like printers, folders, devices and so on. You can save this information to CSV/HTML/XML/text format by clicking “save” button.

This tool is developed by McAfee for IT Security Personnel to identify open Windows files shares available on the internal network. This tool can help administrators identify systems that have wide open permissions or no permissions – potential vulnerabilities that should be remediated.

Download McAfee ShareScan