Poor man’s port mirroring in VMware ESXi

Mirroring ports is a method of monitoring network traffic. Basically, the switch sends a copy of the packets to another port. If we connect a listening software, better known as a "sniffer" (tcpdump, wireshark etc.), we can log all packets sent to this port and analyze them. This is quite usefull in testing scenarios. VMware ESXi… Continue reading Poor man’s port mirroring in VMware ESXi

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