sharppcap VS WFN

Compare sharppcap vs WFN and see what are their differences.


Official repository - Fully managed, cross platform (Windows, Mac, Linux) .NET library for capturing packets (by dotpcap)


Windows Firewall Notifier extends the default Windows embedded firewall by allowing to handle and notify about outgoing connections, offers real time connections monitoring, connections map, bandwidth usage monitoring and more... (by wokhan)
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sharppcap WFN
2 2
1,059 523
2.5% 5.7%
6.8 0.0
16 days ago 5 days ago
C# C#
GNU Lesser General Public License v3.0 only GNU General Public License v3.0 only
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Posts with mentions or reviews of sharppcap. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-07-29.


Posts with mentions or reviews of WFN. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-05-19.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing sharppcap and WFN you can also consider the following projects:

NetCoreServer - Ultra fast and low latency asynchronous socket server & client C# .NET Core library with support TCP, SSL, UDP, HTTP, HTTPS, WebSocket protocols and 10K connections problem solution

PurpleExplorer - cross-platform Azure Service Bus explorer (Windows, MacOS, Linux)

UnityStandaloneFileBrowser - A native file browser for unity standalone platforms

simplewall - Simple tool to configure Windows Filtering Platform (WFP) which can configure network activity on your computer.

AlbionOnline-StatisticsAnalysis - A tool for easy reading of auction house data for the game AlbionOnline

OctaneDownloader - A high performance, multi-threaded C# file download library.

WindowsFirewallRuleset - PowerShell scripts to automatically create rules for Windows firewall

Uno Platform - Build Mobile, Desktop and WebAssembly apps with C# and XAML. Today. Open source and professionally supported.

Network-Packet-Sniffer - Packet sniffer in C# using SharpPcap - A Packet Capture Framework for .NET