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MAC Address details of devices connected to Modem

asked 2018-05-21 20:15:18 +0000

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I have been trying to implement a javafx program and I hope through Wireshark run a query that will return back mac address to the application. Is there possible way to do this through wireshark or run a command to return mac addresses connected to the modem

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answered 2018-05-22 13:47:17 +0000

cmaynard gravatar image

Wireshark is a passive sniffer; it doesn't send anything (except for DNS lookups if network name resolution is enabled).

Maybe you want to try the arp (or arp.exe) command?

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To get MAC addresses out of infrastructure devices we often use SNMP, whether forwarding table/L2 or ARP cache/L3. Not sure if that is an option?

Bob Jones gravatar imageBob Jones ( 2018-05-22 17:44:03 +0000 )edit

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