In this article I am going to tell you about hacking app known as “FaceNiff” it is a very popular Android snipping tool which is used by hackers most of the time to intercepting Android web sessions.
you may aware of the fact that many cafes restaurants or any other public places provide you free public Wi-Fi many of you are using this public Wi-Fi to browse your social networks such as Facebook Instagram Twitter WhatsApp or any other website where you have to login, now when you login into a website using this public Wi-Fi your device send your authentication username and password to the server in an encrypted format and a web session is started. this traffic you send and receive from the server is most of the time in encrypted format but what is a middleman hacks into this traffic and use your credential to login?
well guess what this app is all about that not exactly that’s it was but it is kind of similar to it, the app name is as I told you earlier is faceniff.
Faceniff is an Android hacking app used by most of the pentesters and hackers to check the security of the network as well as the device. Basically this app is very good to steal the web session and intercept web session. in case of technical terms if you want to explain you can say that with using this app you can do man in the middle attack to your network.
the best part about this app is that it is very easy to use and a person who coming from non technical background can also use it very efficiently the graphical user interface is quite similar and contents online stilt off SSL strip off and start buttons.
App Details: Download FaceNiff
License / Price: Shareware
File size: 662 KB
Developer: Bartosz Ponurkiewicz
The APP is Tested To work with:
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- Vibration alert when FaceNiff has found new profiles
- SSL strip integration
- Filter the session ID cookies.
- Stealth mode
- Export and import sessions
How To Use FaceNiff? :-
2]Install and Allow The Root access [Android Root Access]
3]Turn On the Interception by clicking on the button which says- Offline and Turns Online After clicking.
4]Tap Start Button to sniff
5]If you are using HTTPS, then You must enable SSLsniff Button!
6] Now wait and Enjoy the Show!