A type of tool used to audit networks. For example, the tools dsniff, filesnarf, mailsnarf, msgsnarf, urlsnarf, and Webspy monitor a network for “interesting” intelligence information, such as passwords, email, and files.
See Also: Electronic Mail or Email; Network; U.S. Intelligence Community.
Song, D. 2004. Dsniff. [Online, 2004.] Monkey.org Website. http:// monkey.org/~dugsong/dsniff/.