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About Wireshark – A Packet Sniffer and its Components

The purpose of this article is to introduce the most popular packet sniffer i.e. WIRESHARK.  The basic tool for observing the messages exchanged between executing protocol entities is called a packet sniffer. As the name suggests, a packet sniffer captures (“sniffs“) messages being sent/received from/by your computer; it will also typically store and/or display the contents […]