[Owasp-Malaysia] Firesheep: Very impressive and proven Tool

Harisfazillah Jamel linuxmalaysia at gmail.com
Tue Oct 26 23:58:04 EDT 2010

Thanks Fazli,

I write a express writeup how to protect yourself using wireless. Its in Malay




On Wed, Oct 27, 2010 at 11:54 AM, Mohd Fazli Azran
<mfazliazran at gmail.com> wrote:
> Dear all members,
> I think you all already know the hottest add on Firefox call "firesheep"
> spreading to the world now. This kind of attack related to MITM Attack. To
> know about this tool more Please go to Codebutler site. It explain to you
> how firesheep work on open wireless network.  It capture the cookies on your
> web browser. To download please click Firesheep (Please use for
> educational purpose!!! :) I beg you all)
> This Tool already presented at Toorcon 12  they announce of release the
> "Firesheep". Not bad and it  good for sniffing now your become
> amateur hacker.
> The tip avoid MITM attack
> 1) Use only secure wifi
> 2) VPN (If you want use open wireless)
> 3) Use end-to-end encryption
> 4) Use https login
> They already web add on by default at Firesheep. You can add others website
> to see it can capture all the username or password or content. What we
> should worry if we open any online banking at open wireless. Be careful on
> that.
> Mohd Fazli Azran

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