Network - Trace (Capture|Sniffer|Analyzer) Tool (Packet Analysis)

About

Network traffic measurement can be done by:

  • sniffing
  • SNMP,
  • WMI
  • or local agents

to measure bandwidth used on individual machines and routers.

See also:

Structure

  • Network connections are associated to a process

Tools

Windows

  • Wireshark (base on WinPcap. Wireshark uses this library to capture live network data on Windows. )
  • Ethereal,
  • Packetyzer,
  • Fiddler (Free) - Fiddler captures HTTP and HTTPS traffic

See NetworkSniffer

  • TCPMon (deprecated)
  • Charles (50 bucks)

Linux

  • ngrep (network grep) is a network packet analyzer written by Jordan Ritter. It has a command-line interface, and relies upon the pcap library and the GNU regex library.

Tcpdump

  • tcpdump a powerful command-line packet analyzer; and libpcap, a portable C/C++ library for network traffic capture.

Java

Documentation / Reference


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