Wireless Network Watcher Alternatives for Linux

    Wireless Network Watcher is not available for Linux but there are some alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Nmap, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to Wireless Network Watcher and ten of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Wireless Network Watcher are Angry IP Scanner (Free, Open Source), Zenmap (Free, Open Source), Fingbox (Paid) and SoftPerfect WiFi Guard (Paid).

    This page was last updated Jul 27, 2021

    1. Nmap ("Network Mapper") is a free and open source (license) utility for network exploration or security auditing.
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      Nmap vs Wireless Network Watcher opinions
      Most users think Nmap is a great alternative to Wireless Network Watcher.
      Wireless Network Watcher is easy and does exactly what it should. Nmap is very complicated and does not have exactly the same functionality. Just sort of...
      Negative comment almost 6 years ago

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    2. Angry IP scanner is a very fast IP address and port scanner. It can scan IP addresses in any range as well as any their ports. It is cross-platform and lightweight. Not requiring any installations, it can be freely copied and used anywhere.
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      Angry IP Scanner vs Wireless Network Watcher opinions
      Almost everyone thinks Angry IP Scanner is a great alternative to Wireless Network Watcher.
      Functionality of Wireless Network Watcher and Angry IP Scanner is more or less the same.
      Positive comment almost 6 years ago

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    3. 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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      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      Fingbox is a cloud system to monitor and manage your network, based on Fing Apps, Applications and Tools. It's a secure, cross-platform, comprehensive solution to discover devices, scan services, analyze and customize your networks, from anywhere.
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      Fingbox vs Wireless Network Watcher opinions
      Almost everyone thinks Fingbox is a great alternative to Wireless Network Watcher.
      Provides a lot more detailed information.
      Positive comment over 3 years ago

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    4. SoftPerfect WiFi Guard is an essential tool for everyone running a small wireless network and striving to keep it safe and secure.
      Most users think SoftPerfect WiFi Guard is a great alternative to Wireless Network Watcher.


    5. Umit: The Nmap Frontend: Umit was designed to accomodate and run more than one scan at time. Each scan is executed and shown inside a Scan Tab, which has a title and organize every information obtained in the scan result.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      NmapSi4 is a complete Qt4-based Gui with the design goals to provide a complete nmap interface for Users, in order to menage all option of this power security net scanner and search services vulnerability.
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    6. Diagnose network performance problems in real-time with Intermapper, network monitoring software from HelpSystems.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Rumble is a network discovery platform that enumerates the network topology, identifies devices, and creates an asset inventory. Rumble runs discovery scans via a locally installed agent or using the standalone Rumble Scanner on the command-line.
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    7. Assess channel usage of neighboring routers / access points and get a desktop alert if your active channel is not optimal (has more than 1 user on it, other than you). Troubleshoot your wifi without lifting a finger!.
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