Wireshark is a program for capturing and analyzing network traffic.

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how to test the openflow switch?

I have an openwrt router which I have converted it to the openflow switch and made my computer as the controller, now I want to test it and see the operation of the controller and the switch via for ...
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Wireshark is not able to capture on any of the interfaces

I just switched to Ubuntu from openSuse where I used wireshark with no problem. Now I receive the error that "You don't have permission to capture on that device" referring to my 802.11 wifi. I have ...
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Is Wireshark the correct tool as a data (traffic) meter? Something better?

My household is allotted 250 gigabytes per month. Someone in my family is using-up all the data. The "traffic meter" on my router (WNDR3700) only tells me total data usage. I want to break it down by ...
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How to update wireshark interface list?

I installed Wireshark(v1.10.6) from software centre. In the interface list, only bluetooth is shown. I wanted to capture packets that are sent & received from wireless connection. How should I do ...
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How to install driver for TP-Link TL-WN722N on Ubuntu 14.04?

Hi I am new to Ubuntu and Linux. As I am developing a WiFi product, I want to capture the WiFi traffic wirelessly with Wireshark. Having some searching in the web, I know that I can do that with a USB ...
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How To Apply Wireshark Patch

Running Wireshark Version 1.10.6 (v1.10.6 from master-1.10) on 14.04 LTS. It crashes anytime i Open a VoIP Graph Flow. Got the patch at https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=9179 Can't ...
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trouble while using wireshark [duplicate]

I have installed wireshark successfully.But in that no interface option is available.It shows a message as No interface can be used for capturing in this system with the current configuration
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Wireshark on Ubuntu system monitoring wifi network shows FCS errors in all frames from AP to station

I'm running Wireshark on Ubuntu to analyze a wifi network consisting of one wireless station, one monitor PC running wireshark in monitor mode to monitor wifi, and a wireless router/AP communicating ...
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problem in installing wireshark on ubuntu 12.04

i tried to install wireshark on ubuntu 12.04 but i get iqbal@iqbal-HP-ProBook-4530s:~$ sudo apt-get install wireshark Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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Installing a software/Wirehsark on Ubuntu 11.10 [closed]

I'm trying to install wireshark on my Ubuntu 11.10 (kernel 3.0.0-12-generic-pae) via a proxy, but fail. I've tried the usual apt-get: me@MyUbuntuPC:~$ sudo apt-get install wireshark Reading package ...
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What is the difference between `groups $USER`and `groups` in a terminal?

When I run the the following command in a terminal I get different output. I try to find out if I am a member of the Wireshark group. groups $USER Does list wireshark groups Does not list ...
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How to enable Wireshark without running as root in Trusty 14.04

I installed Wireshark. Running as root is not recommended, so I Did sudo dpkg-reconfigure wireshark-common According to: http://wiki.wireshark.org/CaptureSetup/CapturePrivileges ...
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problem on install wireshark

I have installed Kubuntu. Now I am trying to install Wireshark but it shows this message. If anyone know the solution please post it. The following packages have unmet dependencies: wireshark : ...
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running wireshark “Lua: Error during loading”

By running wireshark in 14.04 I got this error What should I do to solve this? Lua: Error during loading: [string "/usr/share/wireshark/init.lua"]:46: dofile has been disabled due to running ...
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Check what connections a software / application is trying to make

How to check what urls and ports a particular application or software is trying to access? Does it require Wireshark of something?
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How to rresolve the error: /var/cache/apt/archives/wireshark-common_1.11.3+svn54990-0ubuntu1~saucy1~ppa0_amd64.deb

I have an ubuntu 13.10 and try to install wireshark on it. But I keep on getting the following error. mininet@ubun_13_10:~/mininet$ sudo apt-get install wireshark Reading package lists... Done ...
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Can't find /usr/lib/wireshark folder in (k)ubunutu 13.10

I need to install a Wireshark plug-in and the tutorial says to put it into /usr/lib/wireshark/libwiresharkx/plugins in Ubuntu 12.10 I successfully find this directory, how come I can't find it ...
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Wireshark does not start

I installed Wireshark from the Ubuntu software center (running Ubuntu version 13.10) and got no error messages after. The problem is that Wireshark splash window closes halfway through the progress ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 wireshark crashes at start of capture with segfault unless ran as root

Wireshark has always worked without issue for me, but upon using it on 13.10 I find that as soon as I start a live capture it does nothing, the screen dims, then it crashes. syslog shows: ...
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Is there a way to make tshark not truncate lines?

I'm trying to inspect http conversation: tshark -r ~/1.pcap -R http -V | less But here and there I see these [truncated] things: Accept-Language: en-US,en;q=0.8\r\n [truncated] Cookie: ...
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How can I drop a specific packet from my netwirk traffic using Wireshark Ubuntu

How can I drop a specific packet from my network traffic using Wireshark Ubuntu
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There are no interfaces on which a capture can be done

I'm using Ubuntu 13.04 but Wireshark won't show me any logs, won't function at all I'm connected to my WiFi, Belkin router.
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problem with the installation of wireshark ubuntu “make” failed

I need to install Wireshark but it seems to have some problems when I type sudo make command. Here is what I get: dell@ubuntu:~/wireshark$ make LANG=C /usr/bin/perl ./make-version.pl . Version ...
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Enable Wireless Monitor mode for traffic sniffing

I need to sniff all the wifi traffic that I can capture using wireshark in Ubuntu. My wireless interface is named as eth1 in the interfaces list. When I select that interface in Wireshark and start ...
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pipe not working for wireshark

Im trying to use wireshark in my test enironment where I have two VM's with ip address 192.168.0.1 and 192.168.0.2 Im trying to monitor the data of the machine 192.168.0.2 from the machine at ...
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A lot of arp requests from a single system

My network uses static IP addresses and has a router. I used wireshark to detect a lot of arp requests from a single system, which seems to be running abnormally to me. As I'm new to wireshark I ...
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Wireshark HTTP request methods for GET and POST on wlan0

I can't seem to get the right information using Wireshark. I'm capturing on my wireless network, and I want to be able to inspect packets coming from users on my network. After capturing, I apply ...
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Wireshark Troubles

I'm only able to watch my own data through a network and nothing else. I have no clue what to do anymore after trying a lot of different things. Im running Ubuntu 13.04 on VMWare.
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problem in wireshark with logical interface

I add two logical interfaces to test with the following command : # set link on physical Device Up sudo ip link set up dev eth0 # create logical Interfaces sudo ip link add link eth0 dev meth0 ...
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wireshark problems with configuration [duplicate]

I recently installed wireshark and before i could even start capturing anything it says "no interface can be used for capturing in this system with the current configuration" as im new to wireshark, ...
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wireshark config/packet socket support

Day Three of using Ubuntu and yet another question. Today I installed Wireshark. Upon starting for the first time, I am told that "No interface can be used for capturing in this system with the ...
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Wireshark 1.8.2 problem

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I have experienced a small problem. I installed wireshark 1.8.2 from ppa:eugenesan/ppa repository. Since that time when I try to launch it, this error appears" ...
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RTMP Stream from Brightcove

I'm trying to use wireshark and RTMPDump to get a video for our site through brightcove player. I've gotten as far as I know the address but rtmpdump won't download. So here's what I got out of ...
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Setting up wireshark for non root user

I am setting up wireshark to run as non root user, a la here, that is: sudo apt-get install wireshark sudo dpkg-reconfigure wireshark-common sudo usermod -a -G wireshark $USER (restart) This is ...
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Installing Wireshark 1.8.3 in 12.04

To enable capture traffic on multiple interfaces at once, I tried to install wireshark 1.8.3. However, I encountered the following errors: capture-pcap-util.c:274:1: error: static declaration of ...
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wireshark installing

I m going to install wireshark from the following youtube video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_YYEIV35IlE sudo apt-get install wireshark libcap2-bin sudo groupadd wirshark sudo usermod -a -G ...
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How to create wifihotspot in ubuntu 10.04 LTS

I am using ubuntu 10.04 LTS in my lenovo laptop and have a android ICS device. I want to create a wifi-hotspot in ubuntu, which I can later use for connecting android device. I need this setup for ...
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WireShark not working on 12.04, how do I get this working?

I want to want to read the packets of data that are transferred to and from my laptop. I installed wireshark from the Software Center, but the software isn't able to detect my wireless lan. Any ...
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Wireshark - allow non-root user to sniff USB traffic

I'm trying to capture data transferred across a USB connection to reverse-engineer the protocol used. I'm using wireshark to do this, which explicitly warns against running as root. So far, I've ...
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How do I run wireshark, with root-privileges?

A standard installation of Wireshark doesn't give the program permission to access the network interface. I suppose I have to run the program with sudo, but do not know how to add it to the icon - ...
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How can I capture network traffic of a single process?

I would like to examine the network traffic being handled by a single process, but simple network captures won't work since I am dealing with such a busy system (lots of other traffic happening at the ...