a python utility for visualizing network traffic in a 3d simulation.
NetCube (a.k.a. Jeff's version of The Spinning Cube of Potential Doom) is a python utility for visualizing network traffic in a 3d simulation. The x, y, and z axes correspond to the source IP address, the port number, and the destination IP address, respectively. This applies only to TCP and UDP traffic, of course, but that's the bulk of the traffic out there! Why bother? Well for one, visualization seems to help humans in identifying port scans and the like. See the original The Spinning Cube of Potential Doom page for more info.
released on 28 May 2009
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 3 April 2018.
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