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== ARP Poisoning ==
 
== ARP Poisoning ==
  
[[ARP Poisoning]] is an attack that rewrites the destination MAC address of another host and "poisons" the ARP cache of the attacked host.
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[[ARP poisoning]] is an attack that rewrites the destination MAC address of another host and "poisons" the ARP cache of the attacked host.

Revision as of 11:39, 8 August 2013

Address Resolution Protocol. It's part of Ethernet and translates a 48 bit MAC address to a 32 bit IP address.

ARP Poisoning

ARP poisoning is an attack that rewrites the destination MAC address of another host and "poisons" the ARP cache of the attacked host.