Questions tagged [network-monitor]

Use this tag when asking for software that monitors network traffic, intrusions and connection stability (amongst others).

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What software can I use to monitor the quality of my Internet connection?

I've been having a lot of problems with both of my Internet providers lately, and I'd like to start monitoring and graphing the quality of my Internet connections. My ultimate goal is to be able to ...
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Software to monitor traffic in Linux

I'm looking for a qualitative software which counts the traffic of my internet line. I have an internet data stick and a limited traffic rate. So for instance I have 6000MB each month available. After ...
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Linux network monitor with web interface

I am looking for a free web-based network monitor for CentOS. It should contain at least: Bandwidth monitor Server health Load average Disk usage Which one do you recommend? Note: "Web-based" ...
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What software to modify and create TCP/IP packets?

I am learning about network packets and I was wondering how I could intercept and modify and/or create a packet and send it? Details: I have Windows OS. I would prefer an easy to use and easy to ...
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Software which detects Internet usage by an EXE?

Sometimes my router shows huge Internet usage by my Windows laptop, but I am unaware of the reason. I want to be sure that it's not infected with a virus. Is there software which can detect which EXE ...
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Software to monitor my bandwidth capacity over time

In France, I used to use Grenouille to monitor my bandwidth capacity over time. It's free but it used to under-assess my bandwidth when I was using it a few years ago. Furthermore both the website and ...
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DownForEveryoneOrJustMe.com for generic sockets

I'm trying to set up a POP/SMTP email address on my Android device. However, the SMTP server is currently down, so I am currently stuck at the end of the setup process. Down For Everyone Or Just Me ...
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How to turn my PC into a router and possibly add some extra capabilities?

I am looking for a software to turn my PC into a router and have the following capabilities which may come together with the software or is a plugin: firewall, filtering charting IPS, IDS HTTPS only ...
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Blocked or not? Webapp that checks where your URL is censored

I maintain an app which uses several websites for documentation, data, community, etc. I often hear that an URL or another is blocked in a country or another, typically China. Is there an app similar ...
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Design-time and Run-time network diagram

Use case: Asked to provide a 'network diagram' prior to provisioning, along with the details of what is needed for provisioning (servers, how the servers relate to each other, cpu/ram/disk reqs, etc). ...
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A free HTTP sniffer for all traffic to localhost websites made from whatever client

I want to monitor all HTTP traffic to one of my localhost websites that I am running in the Visual Studio debugger, which hosts the website on IIS Express, while my debugging session is in progress. ...
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Android app to alert me when offline for a long time

I need an app to alert me when my Android phone goes offline for over 15 minutes. I have an obligation to respond to certain requests within a short time frame and they come to my phone over the net. ...
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See live network throughput per process in a Linux shell

I am looking for a free program that can display the live network throughput per process in the Linux shell. As far as I know: ifconfig only lists interfaces and doesn't display the live network ...
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Per-process network data usage for linux?

On Cyanogenmod, there is a neat display in the settings that shows you over-all data usage, as well as per-app data usage: Is there anything similar available for linux? I want to be able to log per-...
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IEEE 802.11 Wi-Fi Radar

I'm frequently finding myself managing (and troubleshooting) an increasing number of networks that are (more or less) overrun with scores of 2.4GHz; 802.11; Wireless Access Points; and (for the most ...
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SSH and Telnet Client

Whilst PuTTY may support partial or all of my requirements, I have not gone through and looked at configuring it (and if it is valid, feel free to document it here for me). Essentially I am after a ...
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Telnet client for Android

I looked on the Play store for Telnet Client and saw one by ClockworkMod and thought "Oooo, a reputable client!" but the permissions scared me off. There was another that required GPS location. What ...
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Measure the total amount of data that is downloaded and uploaded in a given session?

I might have to use a monthly capped internet. So before I do that I want to find out the average amount of data I download and upload over the internet in any given day, such that the software starts ...
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Reassemble images forwarded though Linux router?

In 2003-2004 I used a Linux app that reassembled images from HTTP traffic forwarded through a Linux router, displaying them live. Just a command line app that threw up an X window, showing the images ...
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Sniffing and Analysing Internet Usage via Port Mirroring

Goal In my network of about 10 computers, I would like to know who is using how much internet data. My data cap is finishing faster than it should and I need to find the host + application ...
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Network Infrastructure Discovery

Which software is suitable for creating a network map in Ubuntu or Windows? The aim of my bachelor thesis is to describe methods of discovering devices on the local network and then creating a map ...
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Android app to log network requests

Can anyone recommend an android app that will log all network requests? The log must include the following data: The name of the app that made the request The date/time the app made the request The ...
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Linux software that shows weekly Internet usage, broken down by domain

I want to see how the Internet usage from my Ubuntu 2013.10 machine is divided between hosts. Example: 43% Netflix 21% Jamendo 12% Wikicommons 8% Flickr 5% Mail.ru 3% Mysface [...] Requirements: ...
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Tool to reveal credentials in unencrypted POP3 connection

What tool you can recommend to reveal credentials transferred in unencrypted connection to POP3 server? I would prefer free and possibly open-source solutions. Platforms are Linux and/or Windows.
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Network Environment Monitoring Software

I am looking for software to monitor my entire network. I would prefer open source software however, I am also open to a paid solution. I would want to be able to view all of my servers and to be ...
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Linux tool to determine which clients are using most of our bandwidth?

We have a Linux router which firewalls incoming traffic, while allowing the 300+ hosts on our local network to make outgoing connections to the Internet. I suspect that a few "bandwidth hogs" may be ...
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Alert if a process has uploaded more than X bytes over the last Y seconds

I am looking for a Windows program that can give a process has uploaded more than X bytes over the last Y seconds. E.g., if the running Oracle server has uploaded more than 1 GB over the last hour, ...
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a free program to show how steady my network connection is

I recently signed a new contract with my ISP. They agreed to upgrade my network connection. The connection speed, as they told me, would increase at least two times. They also told me that my modem ...
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Simple, easy-to-use GUI for showing network hogs within my LAN

I run IT for a small-ish office of 10 people and ~3 dozen devices (computers, VOIP phones, printers, tablets and smart phones). I have Comcast Business internet service with 50/10Mbps, and I have ...
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WPA Wifi Non-Security Audit

I'm trying to audit a home wifi LAN without the use of the router, which is provided by the ISP and does not have sufficient end-user functionality. It seems the word audit is most often used to mean ...
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Data usage monitoring

I want to get one of those wireless hubs that I can carry in the car to have internet access (with a data plan) on my devices (phone, tablet and laptop) when there's no Wifi available. I'm not sure ...
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Monitoring the domains/URLs a Windows application connects to

I am using several Windows applications of which I would like to know which web addresses (usually rather: domains) they are contacting, once I've allowed Windows firewall to let them pass through. ...
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Moniter data Usage for Specific WiFi Network (Windows 10)

I have a metered internet connection at home and am looking to track my data usage on my Windows 10 laptop similarly to the windows 10 data usage tracker, but for this specific WiFi network (or all ...
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Network documentation software

I am looking for a product to allow me to perform network documentation, with the hopes of expanding on it to discover network-connected devices (and count based on type). Presently I am looking for ...
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Software to find network security loopholes of Android Application

I am looking for a software that can check the security loopholes in Android Application. I have an Android Application and I want to check that how many network based call that application is making ...
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Software to log employee activities and restict access in remote locations

We are trying to log all the employee work data on a daily basis. But the problem is we have branches at remote locations (non profit educational organization) where internet connections are very slow....
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A flexible, scalable Network Monitoring System with .NET support needed

I am currently looking for a flexible Network Management System (NMS) with .NET backend, allowing extending its functionality should it be required. This is mostly needed when a custom application ...
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Observing all outgoing/incoming network connections, sorted by process .exe

What Windows 7 tool (possibly portable freeware, with a GUI) allows to show a list of network outgoing/incoming connections, sorted by process? Something similar to the usual Task manager (taskmgr.exe)...
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Is there any way or software by which I can monitor my home WiFi?

Hey guys I'm really not into networking rather than coding, but I want to know if there is a way or software by which - 1 - I can limit the speed of my WiFi users. 2 - I can see what sites or URL ...
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Bandwidth assign and monitoring software for Windows

Recently I have installed TP link router (TP link model WR720N) in my home network. Anybody who knows the password can connect to internet via router. Is there any software by which I: can monitor ...
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Is there an IP address widget for Android?

I am looking for an widget app that would print the IP address of wifi/mobile data on the home screen of my android phone. Any suggestions?
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Network alert trigger

Is there any program could packet sniff my network in certain times and log them. eg. at 3am scan my entire network for an hour then log that in a file on my desktop. or alternatively and more ...
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Tool which does network analysis similar to VRTA

There is a tool called Visual RoundTrip Analyzer (VRTA) on MS-Windows where all SYN and SYN-ACK and other components of a web-page are known alongwith the time they take. I know that most of the web-...
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Software to check internet usage of computers connected through Wifi on Belkin Router

We are getting many issues regarding Internet speed on our network; it is like someone is using the Internet heavily. We don't want to check each system manually for usage. 9 Pcs are connected on our ...
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What Windows/MacOS software to use for analyzing TCP/UDP connections from applications on Iphone, Ipad?

The application is installed on the iPhone, iPad. It sends both HTTP/HTTPS requests and TCP/UDP requests. Wi-Fi point configured on a Windows laptop. Iphone/Ipad connected to the Internet through this ...
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A tool similar to iftop for collecting total network usage per destination

The functionality I'm looking for is like this: I start it running in the background at the beginning of the day by the end of the day i have a summary of how many bytes were transferred to which ...
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Software for granular real-time wifi strength monitoring

I have a Windows desktop machine with a nice wifi card in it, and I've just moved to a new temporary location. The router here is in the basement for some reason, so I've been having some connectivity ...
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Firefox extension to track network requests across tabs

Can anyone recommend a Firefox extension that allows the user to track network requests across tabs? In other words, let's say you are in Firefox, and you right-click on this link and select Open ...
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Software that records the sent and received usage of a connection in Windows Network Connections and allow limits

Under Windows Control Panel, Network and Internet, Network Connections options, there are a list of connections. When double-click on any of the connection, a Status window will pop up displaying the ...
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Software that Controls and Limits Connections made by programs/services/windows

I'm looking for a software that shows me clear and detailed data for all my PC's Network Resources Usage (including Ping affection, Upload/Download Rate). I need it enables me to control (Block/Limit) ...