Necessity of GPG when using SSL
zwon at severodvinsk.ru
Fri Feb 24 19:56:36 CET 2006
On Feb 24, 2006 at 06:06 -0500, Henry Hertz Hobbit wrote:
> Last then first. Generally, it is very difficult to intercept email
> en-transit. That was not always the case. There was a time when you
> had hubs and you could listen in to everything on a LAN. Those days are
> gone with switches (multi-port bridges) making it very difficult to
> listen in on communications since the only traffic you see now at the
> LAN level is the broadcast traffic.
Try ettercap (http://ettercap.sourceforge.net/) ;)
It allows you easily sniff traffic in the switched LAN.
Pawel I. Shajdo
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