Register Now for the WCNA Boot Camp at Sharkfest

On June 14-16 (Saturday-Monday), Laura Chappell will hold the second Wireshark Certified Network Analyst Boot Camp class at Sharkfest 2014.

Click here for Sharkfest 2014 information.

Click here for WCNA Boot Camp Information.


Q&A with Gerald and Laura

Download a PDF containing the questions and answers from the Wireshark Virtual World Tour that Laura Chappell and Gerald Combs offered (sponsored by Riverbed).
Q&A Laura/Gerald [PDF]

100 Wireshark Tips

Download a PDF containing the 100 Wireshark Tips that Laura tweeted through @laurachappell.
100 Wireshark Tips [PDF]


Wireshark Certification

The Wireshark Certified Network Analyst (WCNA) Program aims to verify competency in using Wireshark for network analysis, troubleshooting and basic network forensics,

Download the latest Wireshark Certification Info Pack to learn which topics are covered on the Exam.

The WCNA Exam is offered through Webassessor.

Visit the new Online Portal for All Access Pass members.

The new online portal offers training anywhere and anytime and includes course certificates, course exams for Core 1 and Core 2 courses, student gradebooks, chat rooms, non-linear learning paths, course tracking and more. The new Online Portal is designed to get you up to speed fast on network analysis, network troubleshooting, TCP/IP communications, network forensics and more.

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newsApril 9, 2014

Wireshark World Tour Q&A PDF

This 24-page document answers all the questions posed during the Wireshark World Tour featureing Laura Chappell and Gerald Combs. Missed the event? Watch the video!
newsFebruary 1, 2014

Troubleshooting with Wireshark Book

Need to find the cause of performance problems fast? Get Laura's new book with 100 labs and details on catching the most common network problems. Learn more at
newsNovember 5, 2013

100 Wireshark Tips

Click this link to download the PDF containing all 100 Wireshark Tips tweeted from May through November of 2013. Follow @laurachappell on Twitter for additional Wireshark tips!
news March 2013

Wireshark 101: Essential Skills for Network Analysis - Released in paperback and Kindle formats

Check out the Wireshark book website for more information..