Using Sam Spade

by Terry Pasley
Sept. 1, 2017 0 comments SANS Institute tools

In using the Internet, one often needs to determine where certain traffic comes from. The traffic might be a scan, a request for a web page, or an email. Since each packet con tains a source IP number, by determining that number and who controls it one can obtain a great deal of information about the true meaning of the traffic. Once the “owner” of the IP address is determined appropriate action can be taken if the situation war rants.