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What is Wireshark and How to Use?

What is Wireshark and How to Use?

Wireshark is a network protocol analyzer, which can help you to find what's wrong with your network. It can be used to capture live network traffic, passively analyze traffic running on the network, or analyze traffic off the network. Wireshark is free, open-source software available for all major operating systems.

Step-by-Step Guide How to Use Wireshark

  1. Download and install Wireshark
  2. Start the Wireshark application
  3. You should see a screen similar to the one below
  4. Click the Capture interface button
  5. Select the interface you want to use
  6. Click Start
  7. Follow the steps to gather the data you want
19 Oct 2021