Describes the use of a system that constantly monitors a computer network for slow or failing components and that notifies the network administrator (via email, SMS or other alarms) in case of outages.

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How do I find out which program and process ID accesses a given IP address in Windows?

Is it possible to catch, which program is accessing a specific IP address? I found my computer is flooding and wish to check addresses one by one. May be it is possible to set up some audit for ...
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Utility for monitoring internet usage in windows per process/application [on hold]

I am using a limited internet data pack in my windows XP system. The problem is there is a background process or a malware which is eating up the data. I can see a continued internet usage, probably a ...
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Wireshark 1.99 monitor mode?

Relatively new to Wireshark, running 1.99.7 on a MacBook Pro (2015), OS X Yosemite 10.10.3. I have no problem with basic capture via wifi, but have been unable to figure out how to turn on monitor ...
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How to change the mac address (permanently ) or identify a 3G USB dongle?

I've bought two 3G usb dongles and they both have the same mac address. After some research I've found this is a common issue so buying new ones may not fix the issue. I need to identity a specific ...
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Q: Is it possible to monitor SSH activity across local network (within organization)?

Is it possible to monitor SSH activity within the local network of the organization? Specifically is it possible to: View open SSH connections per user/machine along with the servers they are ...
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Simple http traffic monitor (capture by process) [closed]

I know, questions like this have been asked a lot before. I have a big problem using Wireshark because of the following reasons: It is not able to trace down which process sent/received a packet ...
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how to see each connection use of bandwidth?

I have a linux vps server and I want to see the current network connections and upload/download rate of each one. Is there any simple command that fulfill this purpose?
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wireshark save capture directly to file with filter

I am looking to have a long-term packet capture running to monitor DNS requests on my machine. I generally use wireshark for network monitoring, but since I am only interested in DNS packets, and over ...
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linux driver for monitor-mode support in Broadcom cards

I am trying to run kismet(https://www.kismetwireless.net/ ) on ubuntu.I have installed it directly from "apt-get install kismet" and added source with interface as "wlan0". After adding source it ...
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How to see all network flows?

I have ntopng web page reporting my computer is producing tens of thousands of new flows in a second. Unfortunately, an utility does not have an ability to show there flows. How to collect / log ALL ...
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How can I limit the download from internet

I have a local network which use router to connect to Internet. However, I want to limit the download source from internet. How can I block some download address for user. Because some software user ...
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Unable to capture authentication handshake using airodump-ng

I am using airodump-ng to capture authentication handshake, so I ran airodump for almost 49 minutes and the output appearing as CH 9 ][ Elapsed: 49 mins ][ 2013-04-14 10:58 ][ fixed channel prism0: ...
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How to log Wi-Fi network changes?

Is it possible to log, how, when and why, Wi-Fi network changes it's parameters like protocol, channel and so on? Also would like to see client connections, base station switch, speed switch and so ...
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Monitor switch traffic load on specific port (CISCO managed switch)

For troubleshooting networks problems I need to know how to monitor the traffic (work load) on a managed switch. I read about SPAN for CISCO switches. But it seems to be overkill since it does mirror ...
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Monitor which processes are responsible for incoming/outgoing traffic

I need something to give me traffic usage (in real-time) per process. I remember 'Online Armor' did something like this but that app is too bloated for my purposes. I hope this isn't a dupe – ...
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Logging All Outgoing Web Requests [closed]

I'm looking for a way to monitor my home network and log all outgoing web requests and record the URL's and possibly even the IP of the machine/device that made the request. I've considered using ...
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Program to monitor network usage and perform system functions accordingly

Is there a program out there that monitors network usage, and then can execute system network functions upon a specific network change. For instance, I would like to monitor the download amount, once ...
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vnStat - Unable to read/write database

I am trying to monitoring network interface with vnStat, but no success. I created database with sudo: sudo vnstat -u -i p33p1 But when i try to start vnStat as normal user: vnstat -u -i p33p1 ...
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How to detect Bittorrent traffic? Ideally with automatic notification

I got a letter from my ISP a while back, complaining about a movie I was supposedly downloading. At first I wrote it off until I later saw my roommate watching that movie, I asked him about it, and he ...
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Unable to use airmon-ng, blocking processes

I am quite new to aircrack-ng, and learning it. But i got stuck on the airmon. Please help me out here. Thanks in advance. Details about system: Operating System: Windows 8 Wireless: Dell ...
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Network monitor for taskbar in Windows

I am interested in monitoring my bandwidth via an icon in the taskbar of my windows 7 machine. I recently found process explorer which provides exactly the feature I want, but with RAM, CPU, GPU, and ...
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Testing symmetrical high-speed Internet connections

Is there a tool that I can use on a sever that will allow me to measure throughput for symmetrical circuits on a closed controled network to a select group of clients? If not how do I go about ...
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How to sent SMS alert when my server goes down? [closed]

Previously, we used Total Network Monitor in our organizations to monitor all the systems and their services by adding Mail Alerts. Now we are looking for some kind of SMS message alerts when the ...
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Network usage monitor for linux for specific hours?

I need a network usage monitor for linux like vnStat that have the ability to turn off metering at specific hours. I have a broadband connection with limited and unlimited bandwidth respect to time. ...
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Monitor total network traffic outside the network [duplicate]

I'd like to monitor my network traffic outside the local network on my main computer (a gentoo linux desktop workstation), which goes through a 3g wifi router (a Huawei e5220); this is a wifi only ...
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Is there any way to find out what programs are trying to connect to Internet on windows?

I am just wondering if it is possible to find what programmes are attempting to connect to the Internet. Is there any DOS command to do this or Is there any other programme available or will have to ...
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raspberry pi. listening for command from servers

I have a raspberry pi that is attached to the same network as a few servers. Now I want to monitor these servers in a really basic way. I have written a program which does some checks on the server ...
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Monitoring employees web\email\computer usage? [closed]

As my company is growing I have noticed some potential abuse by my employees with web\emails and computer usage for personal use in work time. I want to monitor all my employee’s activities on their ...
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Internet stops working when using Microsoft Network Monitor

I need to sniff some http request that a software is making, so I've downloaded Microsoft Network Monitor which I have used in the past on other computers without any problems. So I run the network ...
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ping frequency for LAN

Suppose I have a LAN with 20 devices attached (eg switches, router, access points, XBOX, DirecTV, IP Cameras, etc). I want to ping each devices periodically to see if all devices are alive. My ping ...
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Need a LAN Network Traffic Monitor web-tool

I've spent hours looking for a tool to monitor my LAN network. My router is a TP-LINK TL-WR941N, and it provides a Statistics Page, which seems useful. ROUTER STATISTICS -> ...
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Monitor Web-Surfing (Browsing History) Remotely and Silently [closed]

I want to know what websites are visited on one of my family's computers. The user of that laptop can browse the Internet incognito (now cache, no history like in Google Chrome' incognito mode). I ...
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iPad and Wifi Access point on a MAC restricted network

I'm trying to help my sister get her iPad online in her university halls of residence. She has one ethernet port in her room and there is no wireless provided. I got her a wireless router (which is ...
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Monitoring traffic in my home network

I have a very irritating smart phone which is auto connecting to the Internet. The phone itself does not have any network monitoring tools so there's no way I can figure out which program on the phone ...
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Proper Linux-based internet usage monitor

Anyone knows a Linux-based internet usage monitor that is decent, and up to date? I found an up to date one, Download Monitor, but that's tied up to Ubuntu Unity App. I found an up to date doc, ...
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Finding out which device is using my network

I have an open WiFi network in my business and it's recently slowed to a crawl. I'd like to find out which IP is using my bandwidth so I can block their MAC address. My router doesn't support any ...
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Network monitor for webdeveloper

When using Google chrome there is a handy network monitor tool. However the chrome network tool only keeps track of the current open webpage. There are a lot of complicated network monitor tools ...
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How can I monitor the bandwidth usage of all devices on my local network?

I have a router which doesn't show what speeds each wifi device uses from the WAN. Is there a program or tool which tells me the current upload/download speed on the network of any connected devices? ...
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Monitoring traffice from an internet enabled printer [duplicate]

I have a WiFi internet enabled printer that can grab content from the web. I want to use something like Fiddler or Wireshark to view the traffic it's sending and receiving. Is possible? How would I go ...
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Show current ping to website on Taksbar

I'm looking for a way to monitor my current internet connection quality by showing the ping-response to a website like google in the taskbar on the right side. I'm using Windows 8.1. Kind of like ...
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How can I monitor all the outgoing HTTP requests from my PC?

I'm running Windows Vista home premium. I want to see all outgoing HTTP requests from my PC along with the URL. Is there any free tool for this?
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Performance Monitor monitoring packets received on specific port?

We're using dozens of ports to receive hundreds of UDP connections per second (each connection is one packet) from gps devices. The programs that do the listening are poorly written and don't log any ...
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Are there any Network Monitoring Tools supporting Tunneling Protocols?

Does anyone know a network monitoring tool which has support for tunneling protocols e.g. VxLAN and NVGRE? Thanks.
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How can I get a MByte/s or Mbit/s reading of network activity?

Under the Network tab of Windows Task Manager, I can only see "Network Utilization" and "Link Speed". For example, if the link speed is "100 Mbps" (Mega bit per second) and the network utilization is ...
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WAN Miniport (Network Monitor) #2 network adapter has exclamation mark in device manager

I have WAN Miniport (Network Monitor) #2 network adapter with exclamation mark in device manager. Description says This device is not working properly because Windows cannot load the drivers ...
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Monitor Application Network Activity

I use TCPlogView to see all tcp activity of a software. for example: An app (sample.exe) downloads this file in background: google.com/dl/sample.txt when I track it with a TCP software I see this: ...
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Capture raw internet traffic

I am sure that this has been asked before, but I can't find exactly what I am looking for. I am looking for a free *standalone* program that allows one to record all traffic between a computer (my ...
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Is there a way to measure wifi traffic on a network from a client?

Is there some way (preferrably one that comes with an existing tool) to measure the traffic going through the whole WiFi network from a computer connected to it? (That is, not from the AP or something ...
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Does network monitoring tools help in detecting spywares?

Is it possible for spywares/ virus not to be detected by network monitoring tool ( for eg TCPView) if they are sending information/files over internet ?
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Unable to query ports on windows network

I have 2 environments that need to speak with each other, 2 servers are sitting in our test environment and 1 is in our corp environment. Client A was setup over a year ago and works as expected, I ...