IPFlood (was IPFuck) – Firefox Add-on To Hide Your IP


IPFlood (previously IPFuck) is a Firefox add-on created to simulate the use of a proxy. It doesn’t actually change your IP address (obviously) and it doesn’t connect to a proxy either, it just changes the headers (that it can) so it appears to any web servers or software sniffing – that you are in fact using a proxy.

IPFlood (was IPFuck) - Firefox Add-on To Hide Your IP


This add-on is a “proof of concept” to show anyone who isn’t already aware that IP address has become obsolete and that no one should use an IP address as an evidence anymore. This plugin is just one of many ways to spoof an IP address and these spoofing could lead to outrageous accusation of innocents.

How does IPFlood/IPFuck work?

You can imagine that if I could just overwrite any existing information about your IP address I would have done so (or somebody else would have a while back ago)…

But it’s actually a little more tricky: when sending a request to a server you will provide several pieces of information about your IP address: three of them come from the Application Layer and the last one comes from the Transport Layer. This last one I can’t modify: you wouldn’t get the answer to your request if that was done. But the three others can be overwritten without any consequence to your browsing…

These three headers were created to provide information on the real IP of a person surfing through a proxy server. So when you enable IPFuck, the websites you are visiting will believe that your real IP is a proxy server and (if the website was done correctly) focus on the false IP you are sending…

Testing IPFlood/IPFuck

A lot of websites try and figure out who is hiding behind a proxy server. And if you don’t believe me (I won’t mind), just check out this Google search request: get real IP address php. Most of the snippets given here will check HTTP headers (the one we overwrite) before the Transport Layer information (‘REMOTE_ADDR’).

You can install IPFlood (previously IPFuck) for Firefox here:

ipflood-1.2.1-fx.xpi

Or read more here.

Posted in: Privacy


Latest Posts:


HiddenWall - Create Hidden Kernel Modules HiddenWall – Create Hidden Kernel Modules
HiddenWall is a Linux kernel module generator used to create hidden kernel modules to protect your server from attackers.
Anteater - CI/CD Security Gate Check Framework Anteater – CI/CD Security Gate Check Framework
Anteater is a CI/CD Security Gate Check Framework to prevent the unwanted merging of filenames, binaries, deprecated functions, staging variables and more.
Stardox - Github Stargazers Information Gathering Tool Stardox – Github Stargazers Information Gathering Tool
Stardox is a Python-based GitHub stargazers information gathering tool, it scrapes Github for information and displays them in a list tree view.
ZigDiggity - ZigBee Hacking Toolkit ZigDiggity – ZigBee Hacking Toolkit
ZigDiggity a ZigBee Hacking Toolkit is a Python-based IoT (Internet of Things) penetration testing framework targeting the ZigBee smart home protocol.
RandIP - Network Mapper To Find Servers RandIP – Network Mapper To Find Servers
RandIP is a nim-based network mapper application that generates random IP addresses and uses sockets to test whether the connection is valid or not with additional tests for Telnet and SSH.
Nipe - Make Tor Default Gateway For Network Nipe – Make Tor Default Gateway For Network
Nipe is a Perl script to make Tor default gateway for network, this script enables you to directly route all your traffic from your computer to the Tor network.


Comments are closed.