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Welcome to Pcap.Net - the open-source, .NET wrapper for WinPcap written in C++/CLI and C#, which features almost all WinPcap features and includes a packet interpretation framework.

This wiki is the main source of documentation for users and developers of Pcap.Net.

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Features

.Net wrap for WinPcap

Including:

  • Getting the list of Live Devices on the local host.
  • Reading packets from Live Devices (Network Devices) and Offline Devices (Files) using the different WinPcap methods.
  • Receiving statistics on the entire capture.
  • Receiving statistics of packets instead of the full packets.
  • Using different sampling methods.
  • Applying Berkley Packet Filters.
  • Sending packets to Live Devices directly or using WinPcap's send queues.
  • Dumping packets to Pcap files.
  • Using Enumerables to receive packets (and LINQ). Not including:
  • AirPcap features.
  • Remote Pcap features.

Packet interpretation

  • Ethernet + VLAN tagging (802.1Q)
  • ARP
  • IPv4
  • IPv6
  • GRE
  • ICMP
  • IGMP
  • UDP
  • TCP
  • DNS
  • HTTP