Join Mike Meyers for an in-depth discussion in this video Introduction to Wireshark, part of CompTIA Network+ (N10-006) Cert Prep: 4 Making TCP/IP Work.
- If you wanna pass the Network +…you're gonna have to learn about a lot…of different types of networking utilities.…Now CompTIA works hard to concentrate on…networking utilities that are built into operating systems.…For example ping.…I don't care if you're running…a Mac or a PC you just run ping.…However there is one big exception on the Network +.…And that is the incredibly popular, totally free,…incredibly powerful, Wireshark.…Wireshark is a protocol analyzer.…It looks literally at every frame coming in and out…of the system and allows you to look at them and make…decisions and determine what's going on in your system.…
So, let's take a look at Wireshark.…Now this is Wireshark by default.…I've just installed it onto my Windows 8 system.…And this is the interface you get when you open the guy up.…So the idea behind Wireshark is that we're going to begin…capturing data and then we're going to look at that data.…We do this all the time in the networking world…It's extremely useful.…So let's go ahead and get started.…
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Q: This course was updated on 06/20/2017. What changed?
A: New videos were added that cover Windows name resolution and the net command.