How does packet sniffing work?

Nov. 23, 2017 0 comments www.pentestingexperts.com

A trending subject in the security world is encryption. Encryption is used to prevent packet-sniffing (also known as packet capturing or packet analyzing) attacks. Sniffing occurs when an unauthorized third party captures network packets destined for machines other than their own. Packet sniffing enables the attacker to look at transmitted content and may disclose passwords …

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