Note to self: dsniff package

The package dsniff includes some interesting commands used for primarily for cleartext services.
Description: Various tools to sniff network traffic for cleartext insecurities
This package contains several tools to listen to and create network traffic:

  • arpspoof  – Send out unrequested (and possibly forged) arp replies.
  • dnsspoof  – forge replies to arbitrary DNS address / pointer queries on the LAN.
  • dsniff    – password sniffer for several protocols.
  • filesnarf – saves selected files sniffed from NFS traffic.
  • macof     – flood the local network with random MAC addresses.
  • mailsnarf – sniffs mail on the LAN and stores it in mbox format.
  • msgsnarf  – record selected messages from different Instant Messengers.
  • sshmitm   – SSH monkey-in-the-middle. proxies and sniffs SSH traffic.
  • sshow     – SSH traffic analyser.
  • tcpkill   – kills specified in-progress TCP connections.
  • tcpnice   – slow down specified TCP connections via “active” traffic shaping.
  • urlsnarf  – output selected URLs sniffed from HTTP traffic in CLF.
  • webmitm   – HTTP / HTTPS monkey-in-the-middle. transparently proxies.
  • webspy    – sends URLs sniffed from a client to your local browser (requires libx11-6 installed).
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