Ntop

Multi Purpose Hacking/ Pentesting Tools


What is Ntop?
Ntop is a network probing tool used by cybersecurity professionals to show network usage. When placed in ‘interactive mode’ ntop will display the network status on an end-user’s terminal. If placed on ‘web mode’, this tool will behave like a web server and wil create an HTML dump of the network status. It supports a Flow emitter/NetFlow/collector which is an HTTP-based client interface for making ntop-centric monitoring applications and RRD for storing traffic statistics persistently.

Is Ntop Free?
Yes, Ntop is free to use.

Does Ntop Work on all Operating Systems?
Ntop works on Linux, Microsoft Windows and MAC OS X operating systems.

What are the Typical Uses for Ntop?
Ntop is used to show network usage in real time. You can use web browsers like Google Chrome or Mozilla to manage and navigate through traffic information to understand more about network status. It monitors and supports protocols like Decnet, DLC, AppleTalk, TCP/UDP/ICMP, (R)ARP, Netbios and IPX.



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