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Network



Applications

RTMP
  • GeoBytes IP Address Locator - online ip to location
  • MAC address vendor lookups
  • Open Port Check Tool
  • Packet Editor (windows only) is an application designed in order to allow users to monitor and manipulate network events, network traffic and DNS to and from a target application. By constructing custom filters it allows users to control data before it is sent or received by the target. Its easy to use graphical user interface allows even inexperienced users the ability to debug their solutions with minimal effort and knowledge.
  • RTMPDump is a toolkit for RTMP streams. All forms of RTMP are supported, including rtmp://, rtmpt://, rtmpe://, rtmpte://, and rtmps://.
  • rtmpGUI (windows only) - A graphical frontend and database for rtmpdump.
  • Tonido
    • File Sharing
    • Windows, Mac, and Linux
    • Freemium
    • Tonido Server allows you to access all your files on your computer from a web browser, smartphone, tablet or even DLNA enabled devices.
  • Wi-Fi
    • Pry-Fi
      • block sharing wi-fi info
      • Android
    • Wifi Analyzer
      • check strength and channel of all signals
      • Android
    • FoxFi
      • WiFi Tether w/o Root
      • Android
  • WinSCP
    • Windows
    • Freeware
    • SFTP (SSH File Transfer Protocol), FTP (File Transfer Protocol) and SCP (Secure Copy) client for Windows using SSH (Secure Shell). Its main function is safe copying of files between a local and a remote computer. Beyond this basic function, WinSCP manages some other actions with files.
  • Wireshark is a network protocol analyzer, and is the standard in many industries. It is the continuation of a project that started in 1998. Hundreds of developers around the world have contributed to it, and it is still under active development. Read or write many different capture file formats: tcpdump (libpcap), Catapult DCT2000, Cisco Secure IDS iplog, Microsoft Network Monitor, NAI Sniffer (compressed and uncompressed), Sniffer Pro, and NetXray, Network Instruments Observer, Novell LANalyzer, RADCOM WAN or LAN Analyzer, Shomiti or Finisar Surveyor, Tektronix K12xx, Visual Networks Visual UpTime, and WildPackets EtherPeek,TokenPeek, or AiroPeek.


Firewalls

Firewall

A firewall is a network security device or application that monitors incoming and outgoing network traffic and decides whether to allow or block specific traffic based on a defined set of security rules.


Miscellaneous


Protocols

A protocol is a set of rules and guidelines for communicating data. Rules are defined for each step and process during communication between two or more computers. Networks have to follow these rules to successfully transmit data.


Proxies

Proxy

A proxy server is a server that acts as a middleman in the flow of your internet traffic, so that your internet activities appear to come from somewhere else. The traffic usually is not encrypted and for web surfing only. Excellent if you want to share the Bible to China or need to visit websites restricted by your work or school.


Routers


Switches


VPN (Virtual Private Network)

VPN

A VPN is a server that acts as a middleman in the flow of your internet traffic, so that your internet activities appear to come from somewhere else. The traffic is encrypted and for all services. Excellent if you want to ensure nobody is snooping the traffic between your device and the remote site, assuming you are not on wireless.