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What Is a Man-in-the-Middle Attack?

What Is a Man-in-the-Middle Attack? – By Matthew Hughes howtogeek.com

A man-in-the-middle (MITM) attack occurs when someone sits between two computers (such as a laptop and remote server) and intercepts traffic. This person can eavesdrop on, or even intercept, communications between the two machines and steal information.