Python wrapper for tshark, allowing python packet parsing using wireshark dissectors.

Installation

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We are going to use python pip for installation if you dont have pip please follow below command to install pip:-

# sudo yum install python-pip

# sudo yum install python-wheel

Once done  install pyshark using pip:-

#pip install pyshark

Now install tshark as pip does not identify it we go with yum whatprovides tool:-

# yum whatprovides *tshark*

confirm tshark version once done:-

#tshark -v

Now install wireshark

#yum install wireshark

Now go to python shell and use below command to sniff into network:-

>>import pyshark
>>capture = pyshark.LiveCapture(interface=’eth0′)
>>capture.sniff(timeout=50)
>>capture
>>capture[3]
>>cap = pyshark.FileCapture(‘/tmp/wireshark_pcapng_eth0_452017232hhjj)
>>cap
>>cap[0]
>>cap[1

Now do what you want to do with sniffing into network.

Note: I do not hold any damage if you do wrong things with your network or network service provider.

Its knife in your hand be careful.

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