Traffic Monitoring Tools Niche-specific hacker tools

Top Ten Hacking Tools of 2016Linux Pentesting (Hacking) Distros

This is our recommended list of “Traffic Monitoring” hacker tools that a professional pentester (penetration tester), ethical hacker, digital forensics or cybersecurity enthusiast should know how to use effectively. We regularly update this list so please let us know if there is a hacking tool you’d like us to add!

Five most common uses for Traffic Monitoring Tools

  • Capture, view and analyse network traffic.
  • Troubleshoot network issues.
  • Parse data to extract files and images that in turn will help you reconstruct events.
  • Create alerts based on certain events and notify your admin team before an issue escalates.
  • Monitor local and remote hosts to determine if they are alive or not.