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 +# MITM
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 +The Man-In-The-Middle - MITM - is a method where a service is placed between client and server to allow recording of the traffic between them.
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 +MITM can also be used as a a computer security attack where the attacker secretly relays traffic between sender and receiver in order to circumvent ​ mutual [authentication](/​glossary/​a/​authentication).
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 +This allows the attacker to access, manipulate and modify the traffic without sender and receiver noticing.
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