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listeningpost [2021/07/12 20:23]
spencer created
listeningpost [2021/07/15 18:27] (current)
alec
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-A secure area where an attacker can deploy tools that allow them to eavesdrop on incoming electronic messages or signals.+Listening Post:  
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 +The term “listening post” has a few different meanings:  
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 +In the context of signals, a listening post is a place where an attacker listens for signals. The attacker might monitor the signals, record them, or retransmit them somewhere else for additional processing.  
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 +In the context of cybersecurity, a listening post is an attacker-controlled server that communicates with the attacker’s malware. These communications allow the attacker to control the malware and receive data from infected systems. Listening posts can also be called “command and control servers.” 
  
-A listening post is used to transmit information intercepted on computer or phone systems. Listening posts are secure areas in which signals can be monitored, recorded, or retransmitted by the attacker for processing purposes. 
  
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