Espionage – Network Packet And Traffic Interceptor
Espionage is a free and open-source tool available on GitHub. This is a free tool that can be downloaded and installed free of cost. Espionage is a network sniffer. Espionage performs sniffing on data packets of the network. Espionage is used to intercept data packets at the time when data is passed through the network interface card. Espionage can be used to analyze the network with both normal and verbose analysis. Espionage is used to reveal packet direction, protocols, flags, etc. Espionage supports all IPv4, TCP/UDP, ICMP, and HTTP protocols. Espionage is developed in the python language. You must have python language installed in your kali Linux operating system in order to use the tool. Espionage can be used to spoof ARP.
Step 1: Use the following command to install the tool from GitHub.
git clone https://www.github.com/josh0xA/Espionage.git
Step 2: The tool has been downloaded now use the following command to install the dependencies of the tool.
sudo python3 -m pip install -r requirements.txt
Step 3: Now use the following command to run the tool.
sudo python3 espionage.py --help
The tool is running successfully. Now we will see examples to use the tool.
Example 1: Use the espionage tool to execute a clean packet sniff and save the output to the pcap file provided by the user.
The tool perform clean packet sniffing.
Example 2: Use the espionage tool to execute a more detailed (verbose) IPV4 packet sniff.
sudo python3 espionage.py –verbose –iface wlan0 -f capture_output.pcap
The tool performs clean packet sniffing on IPV4.