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BackTrack 5 Cookbook by David De Smet, Willie Pritchett

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Mastering Xplico

In this recipe, we will use Xplico. Xplico is an Internet traffic capture tool that has the ability to capture data from many different applications including FTP, e-mail, VoIP, and many more. Xplico is also useful as a Network Forensic Analysis Tool (NFAT).

Getting ready

The following requirements need to be fulfilled:

  • You will need an Internet or intranet connection to complete this recipe
  • You will also need SIP or PBX devices on your network

How to do it...

Let's begin by installing Xplico:

  1. Open a terminal window and update your local repositories:
    apt-get update
    
  2. Next, run the install command for Xplico:
    apt-get install xplico
    
    How to do it...
  3. Xplico ...

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