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Cocoa Packet Analyzer is a network protocol analyzer and packet sniffer.

CPA - Cocoa Packet Analyzer
Cocoa Packet Analyzer is a native Mac OS X implementation of a network protocol analyzer and packet sniffer. CPA supports the industry-standard PCAP packet capture format for reading, capturing and writing packet trace files.


    * Basic packet capturing (libPCAP/ tcpdump filter expressions can be used).
    * Analyze and display packet trace files.
    * Supports PCAP packet capture format.
    * Quicklook plugin included - its basic but at least you can get an overview over packet trace files in finder.
    * Intel 64-bit CPU support.

Supported Types and Protocols:

    * Ethertype ARP
    * Ethertype IP (v4/ v6)
    * Ethertype PPP
    * Ethertype PPPoED/S
    * Ethertype 802.1Q VLAN
    * Linktype Loopback
    * Linktype PPP

    * IP-Protocol IP
    * IP-Protocol TCP
    * IP-Protocol UDP
    * IP-Protocol ICMP
    * IP-Protocol IGMP
    * IP-Protocol L2TP

Analyzer PlugIns:
CPA supports the Cocoa bundles technology for creating analyzer plugins. Please see the PlugIns Page for third party analyzer plugins and more informations!
Some plans for 1.0 release:

    * More protocols
    * Nice name (suggestions?)
    * Fancy GUI & icon(s) (wanna help?)
    * Localizations
    * Scripting
    * Printing support

Mac OS X 10.5 or later
« Last Edit: October 18, 2014, 01:12:59 PM by Software Santa »


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