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Old 03-03-2005, 06:17 AM   #1
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identify application causing network traffic


I was wondering if anybody knows of an application that allows me to see which application or daemon is causing network traffic from and/or to my Linux box. You can use tcpdump to view the traffic but it does not allow me to see which process is opening these ports and generates and/or receives the traffic.

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Old 03-03-2005, 07:39 AM   #2
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Once you get the port via tcpdump, you can use netstat to see what's bound to the port (netstat -a).
 
Old 03-03-2005, 10:24 AM   #3
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indeed that is exactly what I was looking for

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