Wireshark : Sniffing the glue that holds the Internet together


Wireshark (known as Ethereal until a trademark dispute in Summer 2006) is a fantastic open source network protocol analyzer for Unix and Windows. It allows you to examine data from a live network or from a capture file on disk. You can interactively browse the capture data, delving down into just the level of packet detail you need. Wireshark has several powerful features, including a rich display filter language and the ability to view the reconstructed stream of a TCP session. It also supports hundreds of protocols and media types. A tcpdump-like console version named tethereal is included. One word of caution is that Ethereal has suffered from dozens of remotely exploitable security holes, so stay up-to-date and be wary of running it on untrusted or hostile networks (such as security conferences).

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Works on :OpenBSD, FreeBSD, Solaris, and/or other UNIX variants,Microsoft Windows, Apple Mac OS X,Linux

Type : free

Interface :CMD

Source code available for inspection : YES

Source:http://sectools.org/

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