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how to read what type of message does the frame carry in its payload? WireShark


Assume that you have been using the WireShark network analysis software and you are examining and Ethernet frame. The hexadecimal contents of the Ethernet frame that you have captured start as shown below: FF FF FF FF FF FF 08 24 F5 CE D3 AC 08 06 00 01 08 00 06 04 00 01 08 24 F5 C3 D3 AC 83 78 2A 7F 00 00 00 00 00 00 83 78 29 6F 00 00 00 00 00 00 question a) What is the source address (sender) in the ethernet frame that you have captured? answer HonHairPr_CE:D3:AC (08:24:F5:CE:D3:AC) Question b) who is the receiver of the frame? Answer Destination IPVmcast_FF (FF:FF:FF:FF:FF:FF) Question c)what type of message does the frame carry in its payload?

I do not want you to tell me the answer of the 3rd question. I was wondering if you could guide me little bit because because i am lost..

asked 13 Apr '16, 12:45

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DuckDuckGo is your friend here, try searching for Ethernet II frame

answered 13 Apr '16, 14:00

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