The world`s foremost network protocol analyzer for Mac

Wireshark for Mac

Wireshark for Mac

  -  66.1 MB  -  Open Source
The Ethereal network protocol analyzer has changed its name to Wireshark for Mac. The name might be new, but the software is the same. Wireshark's powerful features make it the tool of choice for network troubleshooting, protocol development, and education worldwide.

Wireshark for macOS was written by networking experts around the world, and is an example of the power of open source. The app is used by network professionals around the world for analysis, troubleshooting, software and protocol development and education.

The program has all of the standard features you would expect in a protocol analyzer, and several features not seen in any other product. Its open source license allows talented experts in the networking community to add enhancements.

Features and Highlights
  • Deep inspection of hundreds of protocols, with more being added all the time
  • Live capture and offline analysis
  • Standard three-pane packet browser
  • Multi-platform: Runs on Windows, Linux, macOS, Solaris, FreeBSD, NetBSD, and many others
  • Captured network data can be browsed via a GUI, or via the TTY-mode TShark utility
  • The most powerful display filters in the industry
  • Rich VoIP analysis
  • Read/write many different capture file formats: tcpdump (libpcap), Pcap NG, Catapult DCT2000, Cisco Secure IDS iplog, Microsoft Network Monitor, Network General Sniffer® (compressed and uncompressed), Sniffer® Pro, and NetXray®, Network Instruments Observer, NetScreen snoop, Novell LANalyzer, RADCOM WAN/LAN Analyzer, Shomiti/Finisar Surveyor, Tektronix K12xx, Visual Networks Visual UpTime, WildPackets EtherPeek/TokenPeek/AiroPeek, and many others
  • Capture files compressed with gzip can be decompressed on the fly
  • Live data can be read from Ethernet, IEEE 802.11, PPP/HDLC, ATM, Bluetooth, USB, Token Ring, Frame Relay, FDDI, and others (depending on your platform)
  • Decryption support for many protocols, including IPsec, ISAKMP, Kerberos, SNMPv3, SSL/TLS, WEP, and WPA/WPA2
  • Coloring rules can be applied to the packet list for quick, intuitive analysis
  • Output can be exported to XML, PostScript®, CSV, or plain text
Also Available: Download Wireshark for Windows

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What's new in this version:

The following bugs have been fixed:
- RADIUS dissector’s dictionary loading broken in many ways
- 3.4 → 3.6.5 ASCII display is broken on CentOS 7
- Funnel/Lua: Closing child window disconnects buttons of parent
- Lua detection fails with Alpine Linux: missing: LUA_LIBRARIES
- vnd.3gpp.5gnas payloads of type SMS not decoded inside HTTP2 5GC
- TCP Stream Graphs green sliding window line not displayed correctly
- Wireshark window doesn’t fully fit on screen on small resolutions and can’t be resized properly on Russian language
- Wireshark started from command line doesn’t set gui.fileopen_remembered_dir correctly on Windows
- Wireshark expects wrong length for DHCP Relay Agent Information Source Port Suboption
- SIP P-Access-Network-Info header not correctly decoded

Updated Protocol Support:
- DHCP, E.212, MySQL, NAS-5GS, PKT CCC, ProtoBuf, RADIUS, RLC-LTE, RTP, SIP, SPRT, Thrift, and Wi-SUN