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What is syn syn ack ack?

Syn Syn Ack Ack means three way handshake in Transmission Control Protocol. It is referred to as Syn Syn Ack Ack because there are three messages transmitted by TCP to negotiate and start a session between two computers.

How did ack-ack get its name?

In the WW2 military phonetic alphabet (the phonetic alphabet is the one that sometimes starts Alpha Bravo Charlie Delta) A A was pronounced Ack Ack. A A :: Anti-Aircraft.

What is ack-ack?

This is slang for flak, sometimes called AA fire, othertimes known as tirple A (or AAA anti-aircraft-artillery). AA stands for Anti-Air fire. The German name for AA is Fliegerabwehr. The name flak came from the German name Flugabwehrkanone. Which loosely… Full Answer