Posts Tagged ‘HTTP sniffer’

FireSheep sniffer

FireSheep – an extension of the browser Firefox, using a packet sniffer to intercept unencrypted HTTP cookie popular web-sites. The extension uses a packet sniffer that allows you to capture other people’s work session with the sites.

Received from the network session are displayed on the side of the browser. Selecting from a list of one of the users can log on to one or the other portal on behalf of others. (more…)