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Re: Caching a sniffer
From: Fernando Gont <fernando () gont com ar>
Date: Tue, 23 Mar 2004 14:09:17 -0300

At 23:39 20/03/2004 +1100, ksaenz () spinaweb com au wrote:

If you have a decent network switch in your environment
you can disable all it's port to allow promiscuous mode
across the network.

Promiscous mode is something network-interface specific.
An attacker could use arp poisoning to fool your switch.



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Fernando Gont
e-mail: fernando () gont com ar || fgont () acm org



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