Man-in-the-middle attack

Man-in-the-middle attack – everything you need to know to perform it

Man-in-the-middle attack (MITM) is in fact eavesdropping – a cyberattack where the attacker secretly relays and possibly alters the communications between two parties who believe that they are directly communicating with each other – either to eavesdrop or to impersonate one or both of the parties, making it appear as if a normal exchange of information is underway.

What is the goal?

For example to steal information, for example login credentials, account details and credit card numbers.

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