Wireshark Pros and Cons

Wireshark Pros

Systems\Communications Engineer at NAACP
I use the filters very often, to determine what type of traffic I am looking for. The use of filter allows traffic to be segmented so that a value can be looked at individually apart from the other traffic.
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AC
Founder and CEO at a tech services company with 1-10 employees
Being able to dissect email data and figure out what is inside email messages was the most valuable feature. Such a feature is pretty helpful for an ongoing forensic investigation or when there is a potential insider threat that you are trying to investigate. It allows you to see the network activity of the users you are investigating. It also gives you more visibility into your network. It was very easy to set up. There is a lot of information out there on Google and YouTube about how to use it. There is also community support. If you have any trouble, it is pretty easy to find an answer online. You will have to do some digging only if you have a very specific use case.
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Owner at QOS NETWORKING INC
It has a good syntax to put the commands in and get information out of.
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Wireshark Cons

Systems\Communications Engineer at NAACP
The system could be improved upon by adding a better and more powerful data processing engine.
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AC
Founder and CEO at a tech services company with 1-10 employees
Its user interface was a little less friendly. They can make its user interface a little bit more friendly. It is for technical people, and most of the technical people would be able to figure it out, but it would be good to improve its user interface. They can maybe build artificial intelligence into it. Currently, it takes a lot of manpower to analyze and dissect all the data.
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Owner at QOS NETWORKING INC
The only thing that I don't like is sometimes there is an update, and something that I was using is either no longer there or it has changed.
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