Instant Wireshark Starter

A quick and easy guide to getting started with network analysis using Wireshark
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Instant Wireshark Starter

Abhinav Singh

A quick and easy guide to getting started with network analysis using Wireshark
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Book Details

ISBN 139781849695640
Paperback68 pages

Book Description

Wireshark is by far the most popular network traffic analyzing tool.

It not only provides an interface for traffic capture but also provides a rich platform for an in-depth analysis of the traffic. The GUI provides a very user friendly and interactive media that simplifies the process of network forensics. This concise book provides a perfect start to getting hands-on with packet analysis using Wireshark.

Instant Wireshark Starter is the perfect guide for new learners who are willing to dive into the world of computer networks. Walking you through from the very start, it transitions smoothly to cover core topics like filters, decoding packets, command line tools, and more. It covers every inch of Wireshark in a concise and comprehensive manner.

Instant Wireshark Starter has been designed keeping basic learners in mind. After initial setup, the book leads you through your first packet capture followed by some core topics like analyzing the captured traffic and understanding filters.

You will then be guided through more detailed topics like the decoding of captured packets, generating graphs based on statistics, and name resolution. Finally the book concludes by providing information about further references and official sources to learn more about the tool.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Instant Wireshark Starter
So, what is Wireshark?
Installation
Quick start – your first packet capture
Top 5 features you need to know about
Wireshark activity
People and places you should get to know

What You Will Learn

  • Learn how to effectively utilize Wireshark
  • Capture and decode data packets
  • Understand protocol representation in Wireshark alongside statistical analysis
  • Implement display and capture filters
  • Import and export capture files

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Instant Wireshark Starter
So, what is Wireshark?
Installation
Quick start – your first packet capture
Top 5 features you need to know about
Wireshark activity
People and places you should get to know

Book Details

ISBN 139781849695640
Paperback68 pages
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