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Spamming/Phishing analysis

March 15, 2012


I just get a mail today, flagged as spam in my mailbox. As I didn’t have much to do today, I decided to have a look at it, and check what was the goal of the spammer. First let’s have a glance of what is spamming and phishing. Spam is the use of electronic messaging […]

MITM 8: Countermeasures

March 4, 2012


There are two main kinds of countermeasures¬† for the ARP poisoning and the man-in-the-middle attack in general. The first is the prevention and the second is detection. Prevention try to avoid an attacker while detection trigger an alarm when it notices that looks like an attack or the result of an attack. To ensure a […]