Install command:
brew install wireshark

Graphical network analyzer and capture tool


License: GPL-2.0-or-later

/api/formula/wireshark.json (JSON API)

Formula code on GitHub

Bottle (binary package) installation support provided for macOS releases:

Intel big sur
Apple Silicon big sur

Current versions:

stable 3.4.5
head ⚡️ HEAD

Depends on:

c-ares 1.17.1 Asynchronous DNS library
glib 2.68.1 Core application library for C
gnutls 3.6.15 GNU Transport Layer Security (TLS) Library
libgcrypt 1.9.3 Cryptographic library based on the code from GnuPG
libmaxminddb 1.5.2 C library for the MaxMind DB file format
libsmi 0.5.0 Library to Access SMI MIB Information
libssh 0.9.5 C library SSHv1/SSHv2 client and server protocols
lua 5.4.3 Powerful, lightweight programming language
nghttp2 1.43.0 HTTP/2 C Library

Depends on when building from source:

cmake 3.20.1 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 7,057
wireshark --HEAD 8
wireshark --with-qt5 1
Installs on Request (30 days)
wireshark 6,911
wireshark --HEAD 8
wireshark --with-qt 1
wireshark --with-qt5 1
Build Errors (30 days)
wireshark 3
wireshark --with-qt 1
Installs (90 days)
wireshark 28,674
wireshark --HEAD 35
wireshark --with-qt5 1
Installs on Request (90 days)
wireshark 27,814
wireshark --HEAD 35
wireshark --with-qt 1
wireshark --with-qt5 1
Installs (365 days)
wireshark 108,743
wireshark --HEAD 119
wireshark --with-qt 4
Installs on Request (365 days)
wireshark 89,658
wireshark --HEAD 94
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