ArpON

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Tool and Usage

ArpON is a host-based tool to improve the security of the Address Resolution Protocol (ARP).

Introduction

ArpOn protects a system by running as a daemon and guard against a Man in the Middle (MitM) attack due to ARP spoofing, cache poisoning, or an ARP poison routing attack.

The tool works by using three types of inspection to detect a related attack.

  • SARPI (Static ARP Inspection), statically configured networks (without DHCP)
  • DARPI (Dynamic ARP Inspection), dynamically configured networks (with DHCP)
  • HARPI (Hybrid ARP Inspection), statically and dynamically configured networks (with DHCP)

Tool review and remarks

The review and analysis of this project resulted in the following remarks for this security tool:

Strengths

  • + The source code of this software is available

Author and Maintainers

ArpON is under development by Andrea Di Pasquale.

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Project details
Latest releaseNo release found
LicenseBSD

Project health

63
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Links

 ArpON project website

Categories

This tool is categorized as a Linux security defense tool and MitM protection tool.

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