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Please confirm if this tool stores data that it has access to when providing services? If so, where is it held and can a user ask for it to be deleted. If data is deleted, can Wireshark provided confirmation of this?

asked 09 Feb '17, 08:54

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Wireshark stores captured network packets in files. There are temporary files in the system/user temp folder, and in at any location the user saves the final files to. So as long as the user has access to the file system she/he can delete them of course.

If files are deleted on the file system Wireshark won't notice (unless tried to open again).

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answered 09 Feb '17, 08:58

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