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Tool and Usage

Maltrail monitors for traffic on the network that might indicate system compromise or other bad behavior. It is great for intrusion detection and monitoring.

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Usage and audience

Maltrail is commonly used for intrusion detection, network analysis, or security monitoring. Target users for this tool are security professionals and system administrators.

Tool review

The review and analysis of this project resulted in the following remarks for this security tool:


  • + The source code of this software is available


  • - More than 10 contributors
  • - More than 2000 GitHub stars

Author and Maintainers


The Maltrail project is maintained by:


Support operating systems

Maltrail is known to work on Linux.


Several dependencies are required to use Maltrail.

  • pcapy
  • Python 2
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Project details
Latest release 0.9 [2016-01-05]
Last updatedSept. 17, 2017

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