Install command:
brew install wireshark

Graphical network analyzer and capture tool


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 4.2.3
head ⚡️ HEAD

Depends on:

c-ares 1.27.0 Asynchronous DNS library
glib 2.78.4 Core application library for C
gnutls 3.8.3 GNU Transport Layer Security (TLS) Library
libgcrypt 1.10.3 Cryptographic library based on the code from GnuPG
libmaxminddb 1.9.1 C library for the MaxMind DB file format
libnghttp2 1.59.0 HTTP/2 C Library
libsmi 0.5.0 Library to Access SMI MIB Information
libssh 0.10.6 C library SSHv1/SSHv2 client and server protocols
lua 5.4.6 Powerful, lightweight programming language
speexdsp 1.2.1 Speex audio processing library

Depends on when building from source:

cmake 3.28.3 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 5,947
wireshark --HEAD 6
Installs on Request (30 days)
wireshark 5,812
wireshark --HEAD 6
Build Errors (30 days)
wireshark 2
Installs (90 days)
wireshark 17,214
wireshark --HEAD 29
Installs on Request (90 days)
wireshark 16,863
wireshark --HEAD 29
Installs (365 days)
wireshark 60,474
wireshark --HEAD 123
Installs on Request (365 days)
wireshark 59,355
wireshark --HEAD 123
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