IPTraf is console-based network statistics utility for Linux. iptraf recognize various protocols, including IP, TCP, UDP, ICMP, IGMP, IGP, IGRP, OSPF, ARP and RARP.
In this how-to we are going to show you how to install iptraf, network monitoring utility.

An IP traffic monitor that shows information on the IP traffic passing over your network. Includes TCP flag information, packet and byte counts, ICMP details, OSPF packet types.
General and detailed interface statistics showing IP, TCP, UDP, ICMP, non-IP and other IP packet counts, IP checksum errors, interface activity, packet size counts.
A TCP and UDP service monitor showing counts of incoming and outgoing packets for common TCP and UDP application ports
A LAN statistics module that discovers active hosts and shows statistics showing the data activity on them
TCP, UDP, and other protocol display filters, allowing you to view only traffic you’re interested in.
Supports Ethernet, FDDI, ISDN, SLIP, PPP, and loopback interface types.
Utilizes the built-in raw socket interface of the Linux kernel, allowing it to be used over a wide range of supported network cards.

IPTraf Installation
Updating System
sudo apt-get update

Install IPTraf
sudo apt-get install iptraf

Installation is Completed
Please check by typing iptraf in command prompt

Follow Below Steps
Open Terminal
Type iptraf in Terminal
It Display Below Details


Press a Key to Continue

Press Continue

IP  Traffic Monitoring

Ip traffic monitor

General Interface Statistics


Detailed Interface Statistics


Statical Breakdown


Lan Station Monitor




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