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Old 03-16-2015, 05:02 AM   #1
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Network injectors and network sniffers


Newbie question on networking here:

I read an article on network tools (tcpdump, wireshark, nmap etc)

One big distinction was made between network sniffers and network injectors. Of course, I cannot find the article anymore on the internet.

A brief explanation would be more than welcome.
 
Old 03-16-2015, 11:03 PM   #2
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Hi...

Do these basic explanations help?

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Packet_injection

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Packet_sniffer

Also found this article, too.

Regards...
 
Old 03-18-2015, 12:20 PM   #3
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Thank you, ardvark71.
 
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Thank you, ardvark71.
You're welcome, glad to help.

If this resolves what you were needing, please mark this thread as "SOLVED."

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