Learnig about HTTP Protocol


Pre-Lab - In Class:

Understanding the web delivery mechanism (HTTP)


Lab Assignment:

A- Study the demo example for HTTP protocol (download example from http.cap ) . Answer to to the following questions:

B- Do The HTTP Wireshark Lab. Answer all the questions. All questions must be clearly shown.

C- Capturing password on an unsecure webpage:

  1. Using Wireshark, show that it is possible to capture the password for this website: Secure Web. Show a snapshot of your results.
  2. Can you display your password using Wireshark? Explain your answer.

Advanced topics for future (extra credit)

  1. This is a very nice posting as to how to decrypt secure http