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  • tcpdump icon

    tcpdump

    tcpdump is a common packet analyzer that runs under the command line. It allows the user to intercept and display TCP/IP and other packets being transmitted or received...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

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  • netcat icon

    netcat

    Netcat is a featured networking utility which reads and writes data across network connections, using the TCP/IP protocol. It is designed to be a reliable...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Intercepter-NG icon

    Intercepter-NG

    Intercepter-NG is a multifunctional network toolkit for various types of IT specialists. The main purpose is to recover *interesting* data from the network stream and...

    Free Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone ... Android Tablet BSD iPad

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  • Nethogs

    NetHogs is a small 'net top' tool. Instead of breaking the traffic down per protocol or per subnet, like most tools do, it groups bandwidth by process. NetHogs...

    Open Source Linux Xfce

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    Ettercap

    Ettercap is a suite for man in the middle attacks on LAN. It features sniffing of live connections, content filtering on the fly and many other interesting tricks. It...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • Colasoft Capsa icon

    Colasoft Capsa

    Capsa performs real-time packet capturing, 24/7 network monitoring, protocol analysis, in-depth packet decoding, and automatic expert diagnosis.

    Commercial Windows

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  • Microsoft Message Analyzer icon

    Microsoft Message Analyzer

    Message Analyzer enables you to capture, display, and analyze protocol messaging traffic; and to trace and assess system events and other messages from Windows...

    Free Windows

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  • Microsoft Network Monitor icon

    Microsoft Network Monitor

    Microsoft Network Monitor is a packet analyzer. It enables capturing, viewing, and analyzing network data and deciphering network protocols. It can be used to...

    Free Windows

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  • SmartSniff icon

    SmartSniff

    SmartSniff is a packet sniffer that capture TCP/IP packets and display them as sequence of conversations between clients and servers. You can view the TCP/IP...

    Free Windows

  • Sysdig icon

    Sysdig

    Sysdig is open source, system-level exploration: capture system state and activity from a running Linux instance, then save, filter and analyze. Think of it as strace +...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    Ethereal

    Ethereal® is used by network professionals around the world for troubleshooting, analysis, software and protocol development, and education. It has all of the...

    Open Source Windows Linux

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    CloudShark

    A web based platform that lets you view, analyze, and share packet capture files in a browser. Works in Safari for iPad and iPhone.

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Android ... iPhone Android Tablet iPad

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    Debookee

    Debookee is the simplest & most powerful network traffic analyzer for macOS. Network Traffic Interception Debookee is able to intercept and monitor the traffic...

    Commercial Mac

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    iwScanner

    iwScanner is a wireless scanner for linux with an easy to use graphic interface. Its designed in Glade and written in python, so it just need PyGTK to run in any...

    Open Source Linux

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  • Network Diagnostic Tool

    The Network Diagnostic Tool (NDT) is a client/server program that provides network configuration and performance testing to a users desktop or laptop computer. The...

    Free Windows Linux Android

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Wireshark Comments

Great application. It's a bit much for mere mortals but tha ...

Comment by evan
about Wireshark Jun 2011

Great application. It's a bit much for mere mortals but that doesn't really matter.

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