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

Harisfazillah Jamel linuxmalaysia at gmail.com
Wed Oct 27 19:12:32 EDT 2010


Another article in Malay, more detail steps how to Install KB SSL Enforcer

http://bagaimana.oss.my/2010/10/bagaimana-mengekang-kemaraan-firesheep.html

On Wed, Oct 27, 2010 at 11:58 AM, Harisfazillah Jamel
<linuxmalaysia at gmail.com> wrote:
> Thanks Fazli,
>
> I write a express writeup how to protect yourself using wireless. Its in Malay
>
> http://bit.ly/hackwirelessmy
>
> http://goo.gl/C64B
>
> Thanks.
>
> 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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