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Data reassembly with Ethereal

This is a article that would show how to reassemble a packet using Ethereal.There are a few things you’ll need in place to begin.The first, is a packetsniffer, Ethereal. Why Ethereal? It’s free. It’s cross-platform. It doesn’t require a server OS. And it has one key feature that makes the process easier.Along with Ethereal, you’ll need a text editor – and those that ship with a Windows OS wont’ work: notepad,Word, wordpad – none of those will suffice, because even notepad modifies the data just enough to corrupt what we’re trying to accomplish. I’m going to recommend a tool that works for me: Textpad. So, with a packet sniffer, and Textpad, we’ll be good to go.

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