SharkFest 2016 Challenges (and Answers)

Take the Challenge

At each SharkFest conference, Laura Chappell (founder of Wireshark University) creates a Packet Challenge. The Packet Challenge offers the attendees a chance to test their Wireshark skills and possibly win one of the Packet Challenge "Fin" awards.

Download the Packet Challenge document and the Packet Challenge trace files to test your skills. Page 3 of the Packet Challenge document contains the answers (with some comments).
  • Packet Challenge Document (with Answers)
  • Packet Challenge 2016 Trace Files [24.3MB]

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