Removing netcat from Cygwin

Thomas Wolff
Tue Feb 16 17:35:38 GMT 2021

Am 16.02.2021 um 18:20 schrieb Thomas Wolff:
> Am 16.02.2021 um 18:05 schrieb Rodney Kissee via Cygwin:
>> My company identifies netcat as a hacking tool and is requiring it to 
>> be removed from our version of Cygwin.  How can it be removed or can 
>> Cygwin be downloaded without netcat included?
> There is no netcat cygwin package. You must have installed it separately.
Stephen wrote:
> Click 'view Full'
> scroll down to nc
Ah, right, it's called nc, but it's not in the base category. Maybe it 
slipped in as a depency of some other package?

>> Rodney Kissee
>> Application Architect
>> Information Technology
>> Health Care Service Corp.
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