Wireshark is a freely available GUI based packets capturing in the network in real-time. It will intercepts traffic and converts that binary into human readable format. This helps to inspect network traffic to and fro on your network for troubleshooting network issues like dropped packets, latency issues, and malicious activity on your network. Majority of the packets are TCP, UDP and ICMP etc. Wireshark uses a pcap library for capturing the network packets. Wireshark has command line or terminal-based tool called Tshark. In this article, we are going to see the Wireshark installation steps on Linux Mint 19.3. However, same steps can be followed to install in Ubuntu Linux variant as well.
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Wireshark Installation Steps: