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intercept packets on a switched LAN
arpspoof [-i interface] [-t target] host
arpspoof redirects packets from a target host (or all hosts)
on the LAN intended for another host on the LAN by forging ARP
replies. This is an extremely effective way of sniffing traffic on a
Kernel IP forwarding (or a userland program which accomplishes the
same, e.g. fragrouter(8)) must be turned on ahead of time.
- -i interface
Specify the interface to use.
- -t target
Specify a particular host to ARP poison (if not specified, all hosts
on the LAN).
Specify the host you wish to intercept packets for (usually the local
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