[jcifs] Potentially very useful link.
Michael B Allen
mba2000 at ioplex.com
Fri Jun 18 20:13:33 GMT 2004
On Mon, 14 Jun 2004 09:46:53 -0500
"Christopher R. Hertel" <crh at ubiqx.mn.org> wrote:
> This came across samba-technical today, passed along by Volker from J.B.
> Marchand (who helped me with some fine points in my book).
Item 3 on Information Disclosure reads:
"For example, someone running a promiscuous network sniffer such as
NETMON.EXE can sniff all the Ethernet frames on a subnet. And don't try to
convince yourself that a switch can prevent this!"
Would anyone happen to know why a switch does not prevent sniffing frames on
a subnet? I thought it did.
Greedo shoots first? Not in my Star Wars.
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