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How to capture ethernet traffic?

asked 2017-12-02 20:50:37 +0000

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Hello, I'm using wireless router and I want to sniff my whole traffic.

I want to ask you how to setup wireshark to capture whole ethernet traffic because in menu I have only local area connection.

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answered 2017-12-02 20:54:32 +0000

updated 2017-12-02 20:54:54 +0000

I would suggest you start here:

Capture Setup

And if you have questions regarding some topics there, you are welcome to ask here again.

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I tried to analize what was written there but couldn't understand how to setup the program. By default the program had Promiscuous mode turned on, I read somewhere that router should have port mirroring but I couldn't find it on my router. Is there any way to trace other computer traffic ?

lietuvis10 gravatar imagelietuvis10 ( 2017-12-02 21:57:34 +0000 )edit

I converted your answer to a comment, as it is more a comment. You should read the packet capture playbooks: https://blog.packet-foo.com/2016/10/t... As I think they explain your questions. And a mirror port does not every sitch have.

Christian_R gravatar imageChristian_R ( 2017-12-02 22:55:34 +0000 )edit

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