In this recipe, we will use a man-in-the-middle attack (MITM) against our target. A MITM attack works by allowing us to eavesdrop on the communication between our target and their legitimate party. For our example, we could utilize Ettercap to eavesdrop on the communication of a Windows host while checking their e-mail on http://www.yahoo.com.
The following requirements need to be fulfilled:
Let's begin the MITM attack by launching Ettercap:
-Goption launches the GUI: