Wireshark for Beginners: Capture Packets

Wireshark for Beginners: Capture Packets

Wireshark for Beginners: Capture Packets Taught in English Instructor: David Dalsveen 3,655 already enrolled Included with • Learn more Guided Project Learn, practice, and apply job-ready skills with expert guidance Beginner level Recommended experience Close Recommended experience Beginner level Familiarity with computer networking concepts such as IP address, HTTP, HTTPS, TCP, and handshakes. OK 1.5

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Description

Wireshark is a widely-used network protocol analyzer tool that allows users to capture and inspect the data packets traveling over a network. It is a powerful tool for network administrators, security professionals, and anyone else who needs to troubleshoot network issues or investigate network traffic.

Capturing packets with Wireshark is a fundamental skill that all users should have in order to effectively utilize the tool. In this article, we will provide a beginner’s guide to capturing packets using Wireshark.

To begin capturing packets with Wireshark, you first need to download and install the software on your computer. Wireshark is available for Windows, macOS, and Linux, and can be downloaded from the official Wireshark website.

Once you have installed Wireshark, open the program and select

Wireshark for Beginners: Capture Packets

Taught in English

David Dalsveen

Instructor: David Dalsveen

3,655 already enrolled

Included with Coursera Plus

Guided Project

Learn, practice, and apply job-ready skills with expert guidance

Beginner level

Recommended experience

1.5 hours
Learn at your own pace
No downloads or installation required
Only available on desktop
Hands-on learning
4.7

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What you’ll learn

  • Install and set up Wireshark on Ubuntu.

  • Use a display filter to detect HTTP and HTTPS packets.

  • Use a display filter to detect IP Addresses in packets.

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