A Survey of Man In The Middle Attacks

@article{Conti2016ASO,
  title={A Survey of Man In The Middle Attacks},
  author={Mauro Conti and Nicola Dragoni and Viktor Lesyk},
  journal={IEEE Communications Surveys \& Tutorials},
  year={2016},
  volume={18},
  pages={2027-2051}
}
The Man-In-The-Middle (MITM) attack is one of the most well known attacks in computer security, representing one of the biggest concerns for security professionals. MITM targets the actual data that flows between endpoints, and the confidentiality and integrity of the data itself. In this paper, we extensively review the literature on MITM to analyse and categorize the scope of MITM attacks, considering both a reference model, such as the open systems interconnection (OSI) model, as well as two… 

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