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msgsnarf - sniff chat messages

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NAME

msgsnarf - sniff chat messages

SYNOPSIS


msgsnarf [-i interface | -p pcapfile] [[-v] pattern [expression]]

DESCRIPTION


msgsnarf records selected messages from AOL Instant Messenger, ICQ 2000, IRC, MSN Messenger, or Yahoo Messenger chat sessions.

OPTIONS

-i interface
Specify the interface to listen on.
-p pcapfile
Process packets from the specified PCAP capture file instead of the network.
-v
"Versus" mode. Invert the sense of matching, to select non-matching messages.
pattern
Specify regular expression for message matching.
expression
Specify a tcpdump(8) filter expression to select traffic to sniff.

SEE ALSO

dsniff(8)

AUTHOR

Dug Song <dugsong@monkey.org>
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