Introducing the macof Tool

Today, various tools can perform MAC flooding attacks. These tools include Ettercap3, Yersinia4, THC Parasite5, and macof. Macof is efficient and extremely simple to use. Example 2-1 presents its manual page. macof - flood a switched LAN with random MAC addresses SYNOPSIS macof -i interface -s src -d dst -e tha -x sport -y dport -n times macof floods the local network with random MAC addresses (causing some switches to fail open in repeating mode, facilitating sniffing). A straight C port of...