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Re: tcp/routing question...



On Tue, Jun 07, 2005 at 10:00:48PM -0400, Scot L. Harris wrote:
> > In practice, there are many ways to do this, so it's actually not
> > terribly difficult. E.g. one could subvert the DNS so that the client
> > unwittingly connects to the wrong server.
> Agreed there are several different ways to attempt a man in the middle
> attack.  None of them are what I would call easy to do.  :)

Yeah -- "subverting the DNS" is easier said than done. I'm not sayin' it
can't be done, just that pretty much anyone can *say* it. :)


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