Alternatives to Wireshark for all platforms with any license

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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...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

  • netcat icon

    netcat

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

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Nethogs

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

    Open Source Linux Xfce

  • Scapy

    Scapy is a powerful interactive packet manipulation program. It is able to forge or decode packets of a wide number of protocols, send...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    Intercepter-NG

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

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

  • CloudShark icon

    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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    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...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • 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...

    Free Windows

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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...

    Open Source Linux

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    SmartSniff

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

    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...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Debookee icon

    Debookee

    Debookee is a packet-capture tool and network analyzer that allows you to see what your devices are sending over the network.

    Commercial Mac

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    TcpLogView

    TcpLogView is a simple utility that monitors the opened TCP connections on your system, and adds a new log line every time that a TCP...

    Free Windows

  • Packet Peeper icon

    Packet Peeper

    Packet Peeper is a free network protocol analyzer (packet sniffer) for Mac OS X. TCP stream reassembly. Privilege separation. ...

    Open Source Mac

  • Ostinato icon

    Ostinato

    Ostinato is a network packet and traffic generator and analyzer with a friendly GUI. It aims to be "Wireshark in Reverse"...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    LANGuardian

    LANGuardian is the first and only deep packet inspection (DPI) software to provide SMB network managers with root cause information...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

  • tcpflow

    tcpflow, a TCP Flow Recorder, is a program that captures data transmitted as part of TCP connections (flows), and stores the data in a...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Network Diagnostic Tool

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

    Free Windows Linux Android

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  • PsPing

    PsPing is a command-line utility for measuring network performance. In addition to standard ICMP ping functionality, it can report the...

    Free Windows

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    apptalk.ninja

    App and device communication diagnostics tool for better bug tracking & QA. An easy-to-use tool that monitors http, BLE and...

    Freemium iPhone iPad

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    Packetyzer Discontinued

    Packetyzer provides a Windows user interface for the Ethereal packet capture and dissection library. Ethereal is used by network...

    Open Source Windows

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    Microsoft Message Analyzer

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

    Free Windows

  • MicroOLAP TCPDUMP

    MicroOLAP TCPDUMP is a clone of tcpdump , the most used network sniffer/analyzer for UNIX, compiled with the original tcpdump code...

    Freemium Windows

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    Ethereal Discontinued

    Ethereal® is used by network professionals around the world for troubleshooting, analysis, software and protocol development, and...

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • URL Helper

    An url sniffer(HTTP, MMS, RTSP, RTMP) which provide one-step solution to finding the URLs for all streams. Best Features ...

    Commercial Windows

  • Pirni Pro icon

    Pirni Pro

    Pirni Pro is a network security tool designed for iOS, and specifically for iPhone and iPod Touch devices. It is capable of...

    Commercial iPhone

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    PacketSled

    PacketSled is next generation network forensics and breach detection. Continuously monitor for advanced threats and policy...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud

  • Colasoft Capsa icon

    Colasoft Capsa

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

    Commercial Windows

  • AppScope icon

    AppScope

    AppScope is a tool for networked mobile applications to instantly capture comprehensive bug reports containing screen video, network...

    Freemium Mac Android iPhone iPad

  • Cocoa Packet Analyzer icon

    Cocoa Packet Analyzer

    Native Cocoa app for capturing and analyzing packets. Similar to Wireshark, but with a native interface (and less features). If you...

    Free Mac

  • LanDetective

    LanDetective is a traffic analysis tool for monitoring Internet usage. Interception and logging of data transferred via high-level...

    Commercial Windows

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    qcheck Discontinued

    Qcheck, the network troubleshooting utility from Ixia, quickly checks network response time, throughput, and streaming performance. It...

    Free Windows

  • HTTP Debugger icon

    HTTP Debugger

    HTTP Debugger Pro - A Professional HTTP Sniffer and Analyzer for Developers

    Commercial Windows

  • NetSleuth

    NetSleuth is an opensource network forensics and analysis tool, designed for triage in incident response situations. It can identify...

    Open Source Windows

  • packeth

    packeth is GUI and CLI packet generator tool for ethernet. Primary it is developed and maintained for Linux, but some ports for...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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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...

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