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CMD.EXEThe command processor component in the Windows operating system that accepts and executes instructions on a command line. While providing more flexibility, CMD.EXE supports most of the operations that were previously handled with the COMMAND.COM processor in DOS. See command processor and cmd abc's.
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It brings new life to SSH and Telnet-based remote management with a much more advanced shell than the old cmd.
Additional features allow for the scanning for certain keywords common to hackers, such as CMD.