CS657: Resources

There are way too many resources available the Web and this page cannot do justice to them. However, I will try to put some important resources here. Feel free to send me links to your favorite resources and I will consider adding them.


  • Packet capture and analysis tools
  • Flow analysis tools
  • Manipulating Traces
    • Tcpslice, tcptrace, tcpreplay, tcpflow, ntop and other useful traffic analysis tools can be found here.
  • Packit - Packet Network Injection tool. Use it to craft and inject arbitrary packets in the network.
  • Nistnet - a network emulation package. Use it to change bandwidth loss and delay on network links.
  • Nmap - a powerfull, free network scanner.
  • Nessus - another popular security scanner