O'Reilly logo

Raspberry Pi Networking Cookbook - Second Edition by Rick Golden

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

Installing a network protocol analyzer

This recipe installs the network protocol analyzer Wireshark.

The Wireshark network protocol analyzer lets you examine the traffic on your network at a microscopic level. This network tool can be used for live capture or offline analysis. Wireshark has a Graphical User Interface (GUI) and a TTY-mode utility (tshark).

Live data can be read from Ethernet, IEEE 802.11 (Wi-Fi), PPP/HDLC, ATM, Bluetooth, USB, Token Ring, Frame Relay, FDDI, and other low-level protocols. Decryption is supported for a number of higher-level protocols including IPsec, ISAKMP, Kerberos, SNMPv3, SSL/TLS, WEP, and WPA/WPA2. Data can be read/written in many forms including tcpdump, Microsoft Network Monitor, Network General Sniffer, ...

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