Traffic Sniffer

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Charles Proxy Http
Https
Windows
Macintosh
Unix
This excellent traffic sniffer allows you to monitor http or https traffic (by setting up a proxy). Very robust, a little challenging to learn.
Fiddler Http
Https
Windows
This is a great tool for monitoring traffic on Windows based systems. Incorporates HTTPS fairly easily, and the interface is relatively intuitive once you've tried a few things.
HTTPScoop Debugging
Macintosh
Http
This OSX tool sniffs http (not https) traffic. Its intuitive interface makes it easy to understand HTTP traffic, great for debugging REST interactions.
RequestBin Request
Http
RequestBin makes it possible to see the requests and responses made through HTTP from your client. Great for debugging.
Runscope API Traffic Monitor Debugging
Testing
Automation
Runscope is a fantastic toolset for exploring and testing API systems - The API Traffic Monitor makes it easy to view API traffic.
Wireshark Http
Unix
Windows
Macintosh
This is the granddaddy of all HTTP Traffic Sniffers. It's somewhat challenging to learn but provides all the information you could need.
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