This is a network utility tool which enables you to monitor and detect any malicious activity on your computer through your network. You can view in detail all the packets sent and received. You can remove and block sites that seem to contain suspicious content. It carries out network diagnostic functions to ensure your computer operates on a clean environment. It is a protocol analyzing tool to ensure there is sequential flow of traffic to your computer while you use the internet. It can also allow you to limit your network, block different websites and limit the number of people who have access to the network.
It can generate reports to track and monitor the network performance. The interface can be customized with different color themes for different functions. This is ideal to help differentiate various functions based on the color scheme for each function. It has a capture option to detect any malicious content while monitoring its movement within the system. If you love your privacy, Wireshark is recommended to be sure that your network is safe.
Wireshark is licensed as freeware for PC or laptop with Windows 32 bit and 64 bit operating system. It is in network analyzer category and is available to all software users as a free download.