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Scapy is described as 'powerful interactive packet manipulation program. It is able to forge or decode packets of a wide number of protocols, send them on the wire, capture them, match requests and replies, and much more' and is an app in the network & admin category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Scapy for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Android, Mac and F-Droid. The best alternative is Wireshark, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Scapy are Nmap, Zenmap, NETworkManager by BornToBeRoot and Vernet.

Scapy alternatives are mainly Network Monitors but may also be Network Analyzers or IP Scanners. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Scapy.
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Scapy is a powerful interactive packet manipulation program. It is able to forge or decode packets of a wide number of...

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  1. Wireshark icon

    Wireshark

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Homebrew
    • Chocolatey
    • Flathub
    • Snapcraft
    • BSD
    53 alternatives to Wireshark 

    Wireshark is the world's foremost network protocol analyzer. It lets you capture and interactively browse the traffic running on a computer network. It is the de facto (and often de jure) standard across many industries and educational institutions.

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    Nmap

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    50 alternatives to Nmap 

    Nmap ("Network Mapper") is a free and open source (license) utility for network exploration or security auditing. Many systems and network administrators also find it useful for tasks such as network inventory, managing service upgrade schedules, and monitoring host or...

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    1.  Command line interfaceNmap either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
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    Zenmap

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    38 alternatives to Zenmap 

    Zenmap is the official cross-platform GUI for the Nmap Security Scanner. It is free and runs on Linux, Windows, Mac OS X, etc. Zenmap aims to make Nmap easy for beginners to use while providing advanced features for experienced Nmap users.

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    NETworkManager by BornToBeRoot

    • Windows
    49 alternatives to NETworkManager by BornToBeRoot 

    NETworkManager is a powerful tool for managing networks and troubleshoot network problems! It includes a variety of tools such as an IP scanner, Port Scanner, Ping Monitor, WiFi analyzer, PuTTY/RemoteDesktop with tabs or an LLDP/CDP capture (and many more) in a unified user...

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    1.  PortableNETworkManager by BornToBeRoot can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    2.  Wake on LANNETworkManager by BornToBeRoot can switch on your offline remote computers through the local network from anywhere.
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    Vernet

    • Mac
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • F-Droid
    47 alternatives to Vernet 

    Vernet - Network Analyzer and Monitoring Tool.

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    1.  LightweightVernet consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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      PCAPdroid

      • Android
      • F-Droid
      43 alternatives to PCAPdroid 

      PCAPdroid is an android app to capture the phone traffic and analyze it remotely (e.g. via Wireshark). The traffic can be easily downloaded from a remote device thanks to the integrated HTTP server, or streamed to a remote UDP receiver.

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      Ostinato

      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      11 alternatives to Ostinato 

      Ostinato is a network packet and traffic generator and analyzer with a friendly GUI. It aims to be "Wireshark in Reverse" and thus become complementary to Wireshark. It features custom packet crafting with editing of any field for several protocols: Ethernet, 802.

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    • Pypacker

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      1 alternatives to Pypacker 

      Pypacker is a fast and simple packet creation and parsing library for Python. It lets you create packets manually by defining every aspect of all header data and dissect packets by parsing captured packet bytes.

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      Packet Editor

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      4 alternatives to Packet Editor 

      Packet Editor a free packet editing tool to debug winsock based network solutions. Added ability to control which socket the Replay Editor sends on.

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      Winsock Packet Editor

      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Windows
      3 alternatives to Winsock Packet Editor 

      WPE Pro is a packet editor. Winsock Packet Editor (WPE) Pro is a packet sniffing/editing tool which is generally used to hack multiplayer games. WPE Pro allows modification of data at TCP level. Using WPE Pro one can select a running process from the memory and modify the data se.

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      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last versions, 0.9a and 1.3, released in May 2011, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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