Ask Your Question
0

Configuring Wireshark in promiscuous mode

asked 2022-09-07 20:15:39 +0000

Macadisé gravatar image

updated 2022-09-08 11:14:39 +0000

Jaap gravatar image

When I look in PowerShell all my NICs are false and in non-promiscuous mode even if I in Wireshark tick the box in options and "Enable promiscuous mode on all interfaces". My question is then is Wireshark truly capturing all traffic on the network or not?

edit retag flag offensive close merge delete

Comments

Did you check the status of the interfaces when wireshark was actually making a capture? The interfaces are only put in promiscuous mode during capture...

What do you mean by a NIC being False?

SYN-bit gravatar imageSYN-bit ( 2022-09-08 07:43:20 +0000 )edit

1 Answer

Sort by » oldest newest most voted
0

answered 2022-09-08 09:25:07 +0000

Macadisé gravatar image

updated 2022-09-08 11:15:34 +0000

Jaap gravatar image

No, I did not check while capturing. That seems to settle the score, thanks.
What I meant by my NICs being false is that in PowerShell all my NICs was labelled under promiscuous mode false while not capturing traffic in Wireshark.

edit flag offensive delete link more

Your Answer

Please start posting anonymously - your entry will be published after you log in or create a new account.

Add Answer

Question Tools

Stats

Asked: 2022-09-07 20:15:39 +0000

Seen: 1,395 times

Last updated: Sep 08