[icecast] a new directory service
jack at xiph.org
Thu Oct 18 03:54:13 UTC 2001
> My fear is the exploit-s'kiddie problem.
Are there common exploits for man-in-the-middle? I've never seen one.
I've seen rootkits, crackers, DoS tools, etc. But never anything as
sophisticated as mitm.
> I see no reason why anyone would constantly scan huge netblocks of cable
> modem users, looking for the occasional target to haX0r. But that doesn't
> stop the people who do.
This is different from mitm. Scanning and trying rootkits is trivial.
mitm is not. It's a different kind of attack. It's probably one of the
most sophisticated, and the most dangerous if pulled off in the right
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