A Beginners Guide On How To Install Wireshark 3.2.1 On Linux Ubuntu 19.10

Wireshark 3.2.1 is the latest release of one of the best open source network protocol analysis software. Wireshark 3.2.1 ships new and improved features which include  deep inspection of new network protocols, improved VOIP analysis,  multi-platform support (runs on Windows, Linux, OS X, FreeBSD, NetBSD, and more). Get detailed insights and figure out exactly whats going on when installing or trouble shooting your network. Learn how to install Wireshark 3.2.1 On Linux Ubuntu 19.10. Click on the button below to watch the video tutorial


In order to complete this tutorial successfully the following items are required. Please ensure to have these items available before taking implimentation action on this tutorial:
1) A desktop or laptop PC with Linux Ubuntu 19.10 / 18.04 installed
2) Access to the Ubuntu 19.10 root user account.
3) An internet connection


1) Open the ubuntu terminal and install package updates and upgrades
2) Restart UBUNTU and run the command apt-get install WIRESHARK to install the latest version of WIRESHARK software
3) Learn how to open and capture packets in WIRESHARK
4) Learn how to 

STEP 1: Open The Ubuntu Terminal And Install Wireshark.

1) Login using your linux ubuntu credentials and click on the SHOW APPLICATIONS button. Enter the word “TERMINAL” on the search box and open the TERMINAL application.

Alternatively, press “CNTRL + ALT + T” keyboard shortcut to open the TERMINAL application.

2) Next, run the following command to install system updates for UBUNTU. Once the update process is complete please restart your UBUNTU:

sudo apt-get update 

sudo apt-get upgrade

3) Next, run the following command to instal the WIRESHARK package on your UBUNTU pc:

sudo apt-get install wireshark

4) During the installation process the WIRESHARK installer will ask if no superusers should be able to capture packets. Use the tab button to select YES and press ENTER

5) Now, you simply have to wait for the WIRESHARK installation package to complete. Once complete you will learn how to open  WIRESHARK and how to capture network packets.