CYBER SECURITY (Penetration Testing Prerequisites) 1.3 WireShark & Data Sniffing

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Mohamed Abdalla Ibrahim
·Feb 15, 2022·

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CYBER SECURITY (Penetration Testing Prerequisites) 1.3 WireShark & Data Sniffing

WireShark: do do do do, :D

Wireshark is a network sniffer tool. a sniffer tool allows you to see the data transmitted over the network to and from the computer.

  • it's power full tool that can do many things like capture the network traffic and allow you to analyze it, I will discuss in depth how we can use it in a proper way, but for now, I will show you how we will use it to know the difference between clear-text and cryptographic protocols.

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if you need to know more about it you can check link

You can check out this video which demonstrates the difference between HTTP and HTTPS, and how Wireshark capture the data

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In the next article, I will write about Protocols, So stay tuned

Written by : Mohamed Abdalla Ibrahim

PMP | CISM | ITIL | CEH | Azure Architect | Azure Security Engineer | IBM Cybersecurity Analyst

Mohamed Abdalla Ibrahim

 
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