KRIPP: Kripp is Rest In Peace, Privacy
Creepy enough to steal your password (tm)
KRIPP is a very simple and extremely light-weight network passwords
sniffer written in Perl, which uses only the tcpdump utility as an
underlying traffic interceptor. Can sniff and
display ICQ, AIM TOC, FTP, HTTP, CVS and POP3 passwords.
So, naturally, you will need tcpdump in order to make this work.
Usually, it's available in the majority of distributions on all the
POSIX compatible operating systems. Make sure you have tcpdump on your
In order to catch as much passwords as possible, you should run the
program from the root account (otherwise it won't work) on machines
serving as gateways, or in a network made with a help of a HUB device
which makes the whole traffic visible for all the workstations on local
net. Though it's possible to run the script on a single computer, if you
need to find out passwords of those who work with the net from it.
Happy sniffing! And don't forget to check this page for updates. Be