O'Reilly logo

Mastering Wireshark by Charit Mishra

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Create new Wireshark profiles

Profiles in Wireshark are like customized environments, which can save a significant amount of time while auditing a network. A profile is a set of different components, such as capture filters, display filters, time preferences, column preferences, protocol preferences, color profiles, and so on, that fit together and give you a case-specific scenario, which you might require instantly.

Importing and exporting profiles is very easy in Wireshark, which is pretty useful while auditing a network where you don't have your preinstalled tools. Just copy and paste the Profile configuration files in a certain directory to use them. To create a profile, follow these steps:

  1. Right-click on the Profile column in Status Bar.
  2. Click ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required