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Bug#333282: ITP: tcpxtract -- extracts files from network traffic based on file signatures

Package: wnpp
Severity: wishlist
Owner: Nico Golde <nico@ngolde.de>

* Package name    : tcpxtract
  Version         : 1.0
  Upstream Author : Nicholas Harbour <nickharbour@gmail.com>
* URL             : http://tcpxtract.sourceforge.net/
* License         : GPL
  Description     : extracts files from network traffic based on file signatures

Tcpxtract can caputer files from tcp based network streams.
It can be greatly combined with network sniffers like
The features are:
o Supports 25 popular file formats out-of-the-box. New formats can be added by
  simply editing its config file.
o With a quick conversion, you can use your old Foremost config file with tcpxtract.
o Custom written search algorithm is lightning fast and very scalable.
o Search algorithm searches across packet boundries for total coverage and
  forensic quality.
o Uses libpcap, a popular, portable and stable library for network data capture.
o Can be used against a live network or a tcpdump formatted capture file.

-- System Information:
Debian Release: testing/unstable
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable')
Architecture: i386 (i686)
Shell:  /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash
Kernel: Linux 2.6.13
Locale: LANG=de_DE@euro, LC_CTYPE=de_DE@euro (charmap=ISO-8859-15) (ignored: LC_ALL set to de_DE@euro)

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