Pardesia, Israel (PressExposure) December 17, 2008 -- Komodia Inc the market leader in the field of Winsock LSP and parental control SDK has released a free HTTP and HTTPS (sniffer) based on their "Komodia's SSL hijacker". The sniffer can display both request and complete answer out of an encrypted SSL stream without the usage of a proxy and without alerting the browser. This allows to view encrypted: URL, passwords and data.
The sniffer works on XP/Vista and targets IE 6.0/7.0 and WinINET based applications. The SDK itself is richer in capabilities:
It works with FireFox and NSS based applications. It can modify SSL encrypted data without using a proxy or alerting the browser.
The SDK can be used for:
Parental control: Filter SSL data based on keywords (SSL filtering nowadays is based on IPs). Traffic control: Forward the data to any proxy (local or remote). Traffic monitoring: Track surfing activities of encrypted data (Tracking products nowadays can only report IPs). Stream sniffing: Sniff encrypted network activity.