• Packet Sniffing

    Malware Can Spread Through Software Updates

    by  • August 2, 2009 • Ethical hacking, Network Security, Packet Sniffing • 1 Comment

    We have seen exploits in plug ins & apps are helping hackers to find vulnerabilities & intrude inside a secured system or a network, I came across the news from cnet.com which says that two researchers from Israeli security firm Radware have found out a way which gives access to a computer by updating any software mostly affects the Skype & other applications.

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    Packet Sniffing Attack & Vulnerable Ethernet Communications – I

    by  • March 30, 2009 • Amol Wagh, Firewalls Breaking, IP, Packet Sniffing, Student Series • 0 Comments

    A wire-tap device that plugs into computer networks and eavesdrops on the network traffic is known as the Packet Sniffer or protocol analyzer. Same as we tap any phone call this sniffing allows us to listen to communication between two or more computers. Computer conversations consist of apparently random binary data. Therefore, network wiretap programs […]

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