Key FeaturesGet the first book on the market that exposes you to the powerful Wireshark 2Deep dive into the enhanced functionalities of Wireshark 2 and protect your network with easeA practical guide with exciting recipes on a widely used network protocol analyzerBook DescriptionThis book contains practical recipes on troubleshooting a data communications network. This second version of the book will focus on Wireshark 2, which has already gained a lot of traction due to the enhanced features that it offers to users.Along with this, this book enhances some of the subjects explored in the first version, including TCP performance, network security, Wireless LAN, and also how to use Wireshark for cloud and virtual system monitoring. It also includes Wireshark capture files so that you are able to practice what you’ve learned in the book.By the end of the book, you will know how to find various attack patterns and secure your network from them.What you will learnConfigure Wireshark 2 for effective network analysis and troubleshootingSet up various display and capture filtersUnderstand networking layers, including IPv4 and IPv6 analysisExplore performance issues in TCP/IPGet to know about Wi-Fi testing and how to resolve problems related to wireless LANsUse the expert system in order to get information about network phenomena, events, and errorsIdentify and locate faults in detecting security failures and security breaches in the networkAbout the AuthorYoram Orzach gained his Bachelor's degree in Science from the Technion in Haifa, Israel, and worked in Bezeq as a systems engineer in the fields of transmission and access networks from 1991 to 1995. In 1995, he joined Netplus from the Leadcom group as technical manager, and since 1999 he has worked as the CTO of NDI Communications (www.ndi-com.com), involved in the design, implementation, and troubleshooting of data communication networks worldwide.Yoram's experience is both with corporate networks, service providers, and Internet service provider's networks, and among his customers are companies such as Comverse, Motorola, Intel, Ceragon networks, Marvel, HP, and others. Yoram's experience is in design, implementation, and troubleshooting, along with training for R&D, engineering, and IT groups.
Author: Yoram Orzach