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Old Version of Wireshark 1.6.15
Selected Version
Wireshark 1.6.15
Supported Systems
Legacy OS support
Windows 98, 2000, 2003, XP, Vista, 2008, 7
License
Open Source
Release Date
17 May, 2013 (1 year ago )

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Wireshark 1.6.15

Wireshark 1.6.15 (18.73 MB)

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System Requirements of Wireshark 1.6.15
  • Windows XP
  • Windows Vista
  • Windows 7
  • Windows Server 2003
  • Windows Server 2008
  • Windows 8
  • Windows Server 2012
Program Information of Wireshark 1.6.15
Version Name:
Wireshark 1.6.15

File Size:
18.73 MB

Released Date:
17 May, 2013 (1 year ago)

MD5 Checksum:
E2E9438A303B386408621F19B190AA9D

SHA1 Checksum:
058C019B8D4D54F7812047382B218F55FE973BD8

Version History of Wireshark 1.6.15
Bug Fixes
  • The following vulnerability has been fixed.
  • wnpa-sec-2013-25
  • The ASN.1 BER dissector could crash. (Bug 8599)
  • Versions affected: 1.8.0 to 1.8.6, 1.6.0 to 1.6.14.
  • The following…

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About Wireshark

Wireshark, the new name for Ethereal, is a protocol analyzer, or packet sniffer application, used for network troubleshooting, analysis, software and protocol development, and education. It has all of the standard features of a protocol analyzer. It allows the user to see all traffic being passed over the network (usually an Ethernet network but support is being added for others) by putting the network card into promiscuous mode.

Wireshark is software that understands the structure of different network protocols. Thus it's able to display encapsulation and single fields and interpret their meaning. Wireshark uses Pcap to capture packets, so it can only capture on networks supported by Pcap.

Wireshark (Ethereal) Features

  • Data can be captured from the wire from a live network connection or read from a capture file.
  • Captured network data can be browsed via a GUI, or via the TTY-mode tshark program.
  • Standard three-pane packet browser
  • Capture files compressed with gzip can be decompressed on the fly
  • Coloring rules can be applied to the packet list, which eases analysis

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Did You Know?

Wireshark is cross-platform, using the GTK+ widget toolkit to implement its user interface, and using pcap to capture packets; it runs on various Unix-like operating systems including Linux, Mac OS X, BSD, and Solaris, and on Microsoft Windows. There is also a terminal-based (non-GUI) version for Linux called TShark. Wireshark, and the other programs distributed with it such as TShark, are free software, released under the terms of the GNU General Public License.