Install command:
brew install wireshark

Network analyzer and capture tool - without graphical user interface


License: GPL-2.0-or-later

Formula JSON API: /api/formula/wireshark.json

Formula code: wireshark.rb on GitHub

Bottle (binary package) installation support provided for:

Apple Silicon sonoma
Intel sonoma
64-bit linux

Current versions:

stable 4.2.6
head ⚡️ HEAD

Depends on:

c-ares 1.32.1 Asynchronous DNS library
glib 2.80.4 Core application library for C
gnutls 3.8.4 GNU Transport Layer Security (TLS) Library
libgcrypt 1.10.3 Cryptographic library based on the code from GnuPG
libmaxminddb 1.10.0 C library for the MaxMind DB file format
libnghttp2 1.61.0 HTTP/2 C Library
libnghttp3 1.4.0 HTTP/3 library written in C
libsmi 0.5.0 Library to Access SMI MIB Information
libssh 0.10.6 C library SSHv1/SSHv2 client and server protocols
lua 5.4.7 Powerful, lightweight programming language
pcre2 10.44 Perl compatible regular expressions library with a new API
speexdsp 1.2.1 Speex audio processing library
libgpg-error 1.50 Common error values for all GnuPG components

Depends on when building from source:

cmake 3.30.0 Cross-platform make
This formula only installs the command-line utilities by default.

Install Wireshark.app with Homebrew Cask:
    brew install --cask wireshark

If your list of available capture interfaces is empty
(default macOS behavior), install ChmodBPF:
    brew install --cask wireshark-chmodbpf


Installs (30 days)
wireshark 4,806
wireshark --HEAD 3
Installs on Request (30 days)
wireshark 4,712
wireshark --HEAD 3
Build Errors (30 days)
wireshark 5
Installs (90 days)
wireshark 14,479
wireshark --HEAD 15
Installs on Request (90 days)
wireshark 14,220
wireshark --HEAD 15
Installs (365 days)
wireshark 66,090
wireshark --HEAD 127
Installs on Request (365 days)
wireshark 64,901
wireshark --HEAD 127
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