Wireshark 2.4.6 on CentOS 7 available via repository

Note: 19 July 2018 The repository has been updated with Wireshark 2.6.2 This is the maintenance release of Wireshark 2.4. The repository will automatically update to version 2.4.6. If you want to use it, add the repository following the instructions in Wireshark 2.4 on CentOS7 (TL;DR version) Run yum update to get the latest repository…

IPDetails – a useful multi-tool to gather details about an IP address

What I initially needed IPDetails to offer A couple of months ago I needed a tool that allowed me to gather more information on IP addresses that I’d collected using SiLK. The tool will enable me to cluster IP addresses for cloud flows, not just on the IP address, but on the AS number and ISP.…

IBM passes Notes and plays Dominos with HCL

IBM has partnered with Indian tech company HCL to maintain the life of Domino and Notes platforms. HCL Technologies previously took on Rational and Tivoli products from IBM in 2016. The Notes platforms include the instant messaging SameTime platform, as well as the Web-ified version of the Notes front-end, Verse. Deployments of these can be…

Tweaking WordPress – Adding new CSS classes highlighting updates

Quite a few of the pages on the CoherentLight website are updated over time, and I’d like to add a way of indicating that this has happened. Previously this has just been a block of text at the bottom of the page indicating what has changed. Or that a newer post on the same subject…

Wireshark on CentOS 7 (TL;DR version)

You need to get a copy of a later Wireshark (version 2.4) on your CentOS 7 system, without needing to follow all the instructions in Building Wireshark 2.4.0 for Centos 7. Wireshark provides one of the widest used network analysis tools available. Update: 19 July 2018 The repository will deploy Wireshark 2.6.2 by default Let’s…

Building Wireshark 2.4.0 for CentOS 7

Some of you might have found the earlier post on Building a Wireshark for CentOS 7. Since then several releases of Wireshark have passed, and now Wireshark has released version 2.4.0 as a stable version. You could skip to the TL;DR version if you just want the application. Don’t forget the release notes! Update: The…