Sometimes it can happen that the startup of Wireshark is really slow (I have spotted this on windows. At least I cannot remember that I have seen this on an other system, too). In most cases Wireshark has some issues to find the interfaces. Sometimes it takes more than 10 seconds This is really annoying to me as in mostRead more
Category Archives: Wireshark
As promised in my first article about the profishark 1G+.
I am now presenting some test results about the capture performance of the Profishark 1G+.
Overview There are quite lot of Gigabit Taps on the market right now and they all work more or less the same way (see Why I like using a tap even behind a mirror port). But there is one different model series available (at least as far as I know) the ProfiShark Taps from Profitap. They are different because theyRead more
This article is meant as an HowTo and it will show a way how the WLAN capabilties of different WLAN devices could be dermined in an practical way.Read more
Some small issues in the actual Wireshark2.0rc1 image, had been reported. So I provide the download of theold Version 1.99.9 here.Read more
A normal day Today I wanted to investigate a phenomen with the Wireshark 2.0rc1 at MacOSX. For that kind of reason I started a local trace on my MacOS. So I did not expect to see any strange traffic due to the point of tracing. But in fact I saw more strange things than I had expected. I saw someRead more
This article describes what benefit you gain, if you attach a TAP behind a “Mirror Port”.Read more
Today I have updated my knowledge about the Addresss Resolution Protocol and I figured out some interesting things about Gratious ARP behaviour, which I want to share with you.Read more
Wireshark 1.99 – A short lightly emotional article article about the great new features in Wireshark 1.99Read more