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Intro to File Carving with Wireshark -- Intermediate Intro to File Carving with Wireshark -- Intermediate

In this activity students will be taught through a video how to use Wireshark to view files transferred through HTTP. Wireshark supports carving files via HTTP, but not FTP. Students will be shown how to do both automatic and manual file carving. The students will then be challenged to use Wireshark to carve a file that was transferred via FTP.

Challenge Video:

File Carving using Wireshark

Video Created By: Jeff Hansen


  • Challenge Type: Foundation Tools
  • Skill Level: Intermediate
  • Time Required: 1 Hour
  • Learning Modes: Video
  • Keywords: Wireshark
  • Author: Jeff Hansen
  • Organization: Damascus High School Academy of Information Technology