Smurf6 is for the target with icmp echo replies.
Smurf attacks are popular Denial of Service (DoS) network attacks, likely named because of its use of a large number of small ICMP packets.
The goal of this network attack is to create a crushing amount of traffic. This attack strategy came about as a function of ICMP (Internet Control Message Protocol) and the network broadcast address.
- This is your local smurf tool through which you can attack on your own LAN .Or you do network stress testing with this tool.
- This tool generate lot of local ICMPV6 traffic , that you will see in this tutorials as you move ahead.
- You can also find smurf6 on backtrack 5 too, but in this tutorial we use smurf6 on kali linux .
smurf 6 interface victim-ip [multicast-network-address]
cyborg@cyborg:~$ sudo smurf6 eth0 fe80::2e0:4cff:fe37:93/64 [sudo] password for cyborg: Warning: unprefered IPv6 address had to be selected Starting smurf 6 attack against fe80::2e0:4cff:fe37:93/64 (Press Control-C to end) ...