This is our old Q&A Site. Please post any new questions and answers at ask.wireshark.org.

there is trace file that has captured some FTP traffic between a server and a host. i need to retrieve the files that were transferred during this FTP communication. i have found the files but i don't know how to retrieve them. Its a assignment :)

asked 22 Nov '13, 09:14

lovey's gravatar image

lovey
1111
accept rate: 0%

Its a assignment :)

isn't the nature of an assignment to do it yourself. Just a crazy idea, but maybe you learn something if you try ;-)

(22 Nov '13, 09:36) Kurt Knochner ♦

its not fun doing assignment when you are stuck form 3 hrs in it

(22 Nov '13, 10:26) lovey

its not fun doing assignment when you are stuck form 3 hrs in it

the purpose of an assignment is not to have fun, but to learn something, right? In an ideal situation, you'll learn something and have some fun. ;-)

Hint: Search the site and you will find similar questions. They will help you to understand how it works. Look for something that is called 'following a tcp stream' (or so).

Regards
Kurt

permanent link

answered 22 Nov '13, 11:36

Kurt%20Knochner's gravatar image

Kurt Knochner ♦
24.8k1039237
accept rate: 15%

edited 22 Nov '13, 11:42

Click on an FTP Packet , Follow TCP Stream --> Save As (whatever it was)

permanent link

answered 24 Nov '13, 17:16

ctxsvc's gravatar image

ctxsvc
31224
accept rate: 33%

Your answer
toggle preview

Follow this question

By Email:

Once you sign in you will be able to subscribe for any updates here

By RSS:

Answers

Answers and Comments

Markdown Basics

  • *italic* or _italic_
  • **bold** or __bold__
  • link:[text](http://url.com/ "title")
  • image?![alt text](/path/img.jpg "title")
  • numbered list: 1. Foo 2. Bar
  • to add a line break simply add two spaces to where you would like the new line to be.
  • basic HTML tags are also supported

Question tags:

×1,620
×549
×56

question asked: 22 Nov '13, 09:14

question was seen: 21,503 times

last updated: 24 Nov '13, 17:16

p​o​w​e​r​e​d by O​S​Q​A