Analyze Wireshark Data in R

Wireshark is the world’s foremost network protocol analyzer. It lets you see what’s happening on your network at a microscopic level. It is the de facto (and often de jure) standard across many industries and educational institutions.


First, we install Wireshark from the terminal.





Type wireshark from terminal.Screenshot from 2016-01-08 16:43:46

Start capture by looking at Capture Tab and interfaces

Screenshot from 2016-01-08 16:44:34


Export data as a csvScreenshot from 2016-01-08 16:45:41


Import file in R to analyze

(from )

Author: Ajay Ohri

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: