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K. CardwellTactical Wiresharkhttps://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4842-9291-4_5

5. Effective Network Traffic Filtering

Kevin Cardwell1  
California, CA, USA

In this chapter, we will review the power of the filtering capability within the Wireshark tool. You will discover that by using filters, you can extract information of an intrusion quickly and efficiently. We will explore the filters that can be used to extract data and information from our files; this includes images and any other data of interest.

Identifying Filter Components

When it comes to identifying the different types of filters within Wireshark, we have many options. The first we will explore here ...

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