Re: Counter detect Network Sniffer

From: Vel (vel_at_sympatico.ca)
Date: 03/01/04

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    To: "Rob Shein" <shoten@starpower.net>, "'gatekeeper'" <gatekeeper@globenet.com.ph>, <focus-ids@securityfocus.com>
    Date: Mon, 1 Mar 2004 12:52:58 -0800
    
    

    How can a sniffer be run in non-promiscuous mode ?

    Is that not the first criteria of being a sniffer. Running in Promisc' mode
    ?

    Thx

    Kumar.

    ----- Original Message -----
    From: "Rob Shein" <shoten@starpower.net>
    To: "'gatekeeper'" <gatekeeper@globenet.com.ph>;
    <focus-ids@securityfocus.com>
    Sent: Sunday, February 29, 2004 8:17 PM
    Subject: RE: Counter detect Network Sniffer

    > If the sniffer is running like this, they're not going to see anything
    they
    > don't participate in. It's not a sniffer if they aren't in promiscuous
    > mode.
    >
    > > -----Original Message-----
    > > From: gatekeeper [mailto:gatekeeper@globenet.com.ph]
    > > Sent: Tuesday, February 24, 2004 2:24 AM
    > > To: focus-ids@securityfocus.com
    > > Subject: Re: Counter detect Network Sniffer
    > >
    > >
    > > Hi,
    > >
    > > It may also not work if sniffer was ran non-promiscuously
    > > (i.e. snoop -P)? Is there a way to detect such sniffers? Thanks.
    > >
    > > jun g.
    > > "hiding in plain sight"
    > >
    >
    >
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