When using Wireshark you can display the packets with just the plain number of the port, or with a "transport layer name resolution" (via the View/Name Resolution menu, for example). Unfortunately, ...
I was looking at a Wireshark capture off my Windows XP box, and I noticed a rather curious behavior. Every 1-2 seconds, the machine sends a ping request to my Linksys WET610N wireless network bridge, ...
I'm running Windows in a VM inside of OSX. If I start Wireshark inside Windows, then a message from OSX pops up saying that Wireshark is trying to monitor all network traffic. If I accept, then ...
I'm running Wireshark in Windows inside a virtual machine. Wireshark keeps reporting network activity, even though I don't have anything running in there that's accessing the network.
Note: Please do not mod down or close. Im not a stupid PC user asking to fix my pc problem. I am intrigued and am having a deep technical look at whats going on. I have come across a Windows XP ...