Is there a way to know who is pinging my PC on my network. Is it possible to monitor all
Yes that is possible using
In Terminal of the computer you want to minitor :
The it will start listening on ethX and waiting for arrived packets.
Example : I have 2 pc win7 10.1.1.8 , Ubuntu 10.1.1.57 which will monitor packets arrived :
On ubuntu :
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Good workout @nux I liked it .
I also would like to add my trick I use to find who's pinging me by using
When I run in terminal
For example , I can always see when my Internet provider is pinging me during my session, when I run this command .
To see everything avahi can do , Run :
This package must simply be installed (if you don't have it):
Then add this command to the
To check who pings you , just check the log file:
You can also use a monitoring applications such as Wireshark.