dsniff - Various tools to sniff network traffic for cleartext insecurities

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name dsniff
Package version 2.4b1+debian
Package release 28.1~build1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 368 B
Download size 96.55 KB
Official Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
This package contains several tools to listen to and create network traffic:
* arpspoof  - Send out unrequested (and possibly forged) arp replies.
* dnsspoof  - forge replies to arbitrary DNS address / pointer queries
on the Local Area Network.
* dsniff    - password sniffer for several protocols.
* filesnarf - saves selected files sniffed from NFS traffic.
* macof     - flood the local network with random MAC addresses.
* mailsnarf - sniffs mail on the LAN and stores it in mbox format.
* msgsnarf  - record selected messages from different Instant Messengers.
* sshmitm   - SSH monkey-in-the-middle. proxies and sniffs SSH traffic.
* sshow     - SSH traffic analyser.
* tcpkill   - kills specified in-progress TCP connections.
* tcpnice   - slow down specified TCP connections via "active"
traffic shaping.
* urlsnarf  - output selected URLs sniffed from HTTP traffic in CLF.
* webmitm   - HTTP / HTTPS monkey-in-the-middle. transparently proxies.
* webspy    - sends URLs sniffed from a client to your local browser
(requires libx11-6 installed).
Please do not abuse this software.


Package Version Architecture Repository
dsniff_2.4b1+debian-28.1~build1_i386.deb 2.4b1+debian i386 Ubuntu Universe
dsniff - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.15
libdb5.3 -
libnet1 >=
libnids1.21 >= 1.23
libpcap0.8 >= 0.9.8
libssl1.1 >= 1.1.0
libx11-6 -
libxmu6 -
openssl -


Type URL
Binary Package dsniff_2.4b1+debian-28.1~build1_amd64.deb
Source Package dsniff

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install dsniff deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install dsniff




2017-07-21 - Lukas Schwaighofer <lukas@schwaighofer.name>
dsniff (2.4b1+debian-28.1~build1) bionic; urgency=medium
[ Gianfranco Costamagna ]
* Upload to Ubuntu now that openssl has transitioned to 1.1
[ Lukas Schwaighofer ]
* fix implicit declarations compiler warning
- switch to C99 uint64_t, remove now unnecessary xdr_u_int64_t function
- include missing string.h for memset
* bump Standards version to 4.0.0 (no change required)
2017-07-20 - Lukas Schwaighofer <lukas@schwaighofer.name>
dsniff (2.4b1+debian-27) unstable; urgency=high
* Fix a parallel FTBFS due to missing Makefile dependencies.  Thanks to
Adrian Bunk (Closes: #869086).
2017-06-15 - Raphaël Hertzog <hertzog@debian.org>
dsniff (2.4b1+debian-26) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
[ Marcos Fouces ]
* Fix 27_arpspoof-allow-use-of-multiple-interface.patch
Thanks to João Salavisa. Closes: #706766
* Add 34_Add_CPPFLAGS.patch to build binaries with
all default Debian compiler flags.
[ Lukas Schwaighofer ]
* no longer export CC, cross compiling works fine without on dh 10
* avoid unnecessary linking by passing -Wl,--as-needed
* pass prefix= to dh_auto_install instead of calling make directly
* remove outdated information from README.Debian, document notable changes
from upstream instead
[ Raphaël Hertzog ]
* Drop Recommends on libx11-6, it's already in Depends via
2017-04-19 - Lukas Schwaighofer <lukas@schwaighofer.name>
dsniff (2.4b1+debian-25) unstable; urgency=medium
* debian/control: Added myself to Uploaders.
* Make sure libmissing.a is built before PROGS (Closes: #860611).
2017-03-13 - Marcos Fouces <mfouces@yahoo.es>
dsniff (2.4b1+debian-24) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fix FTCBFS: Pass triplet-prefixed CC to configure.
Thanks to Helmut Grohne (Closes: #852360).
* Add four patches from Fedora:
(Closes: #715646, #716355, #716457, #716458)
+ 29_libnet_name2addr4.patch
+ 30_pntohl_shift.patch
+ 31_sysconf_clocks.patch
+ 32_rpc_segfault.patch (Closes: #855869)
* Polish, reorder and refresh patches.
* Add 33_sshcrypto_DES.patch
* Improve dep3 description in 33_sshcrypto_DES.patch
(as request by Stretch release team)
2016-12-06 - Marcos Fouces <mfouces@yahoo.es>
dsniff (2.4b1+debian-23) unstable; urgency=medium
* Assign to pkg-security team (Closes: #847505)
* Add 24_Fix-OpenSSL1.1.0-Build.patch. 
Thanks to Christoph Biedl. Closes (#828287)
* Bump to dh compat level 10
* Update copyright file
* Bump to standards-revision 3.9.8
* Fix copyright file
* Add hardening options
* Add 25_fix-spelling-errors.patch
2013-11-30 - Andrew Shadura <andrewsh@debian.org>
dsniff (2.4b1+debian-22.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix TDS decoder patch (Closes: #712648).
2012-03-06 - William Vera <billy@billy.com.mx>
dsniff (2.4b1+debian-22) unstable; urgency=low
* Acknowledge NMU.
+ Thanks Hilko Bengen
* Bump standards to 3.9.3.
* Added a patches:
+ Fix POP decoder in dsniff (Closes: #647583).
+ Add both communication partners in arpspoof (Closes: #650749).
+ Allow multiple targets to be imitated simultaniously (Closes: #650751).
+ arpspoof: allow the selection of source hw address (Closes: #650752).
+ Thanks Stefan Tomanek.
2011-09-06 - Hilko Bengen <bengen@debian.org>
dsniff (2.4b1+debian-21.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Updated urlsnarf timestamp patch (Closes: #636202)
2011-06-15 - William Vera <billy@billy.com.mx>
dsniff (2.4b1+debian-21) unstable; urgency=low
* Changed patch system to quilt from dpatch. 
* Updated debian/README.source for quilt. 
* Removed lintian override. 
* Cleanup the debian/rules. 
* Build-Depend changed to libdb-dev (>= 4.7) (Closes: #548478). 
* Added urlsnarf patch (Closes: #573365).
+ Thanks Hilko Bengen.

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