Web Proxy Auto-Discovery

How To Capture Secrets By Disguising As Web Proxy?

Shhh! Everyone loves a good secret, and in this tutorial, we will show you how to capture a few of them using Web Proxy Auto-Discovery (WPAD). WPAD is the Internet protocol which allows a client (in this case we use a Web browser) to automatically locate and interface with cache services in a network.

You will learn:

  • How to analyze messages without interrupting traffic
  • How to investigate the WPAD file manually
  • Why playing with a Proxy can be dangerous
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