Support FAQ

 

What is new in Omnipliance WiFi 9.2?

  • Multi-byte character support for packet analysis
  • Native QoS analysis support
  • Support for notifications via authenticated email systems
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What is new in Omnipliance WiFi 9.1?

  • Compass on Omnipliance WiFi
  • Geographical breakdown of traffic per IP address
  • Show connected users on Omnipliance WiFi
  • ACL Policy to disable file download from Omnipliance WiFi
  • Pattern and Value filter enhancements
  • Support for protocol identification of ICAP, Cisco FabricPath and CAPWAP
  • Performance improvements
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What is the new Remote Compass feature?

The New Remote Compass is the same interactive network forensics dashboard application that is now available on the Capture Engine for Omnipeek.

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What is the new Connected Users tab?

The new view added to the "Admin" engine tabs in Omnipeek called "Connected Users" shows all users currently connected to the engine.

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I see there is no LCD panel on the Omnipliances, how is it configured?

In the Capture Engine 9.1 there is now a better and easier way to configure the network settings. There are now 3 new ways to configure the interfaces on an Omnipliance.

  • USB flash drive
  • VT-100 Terminal
  • Default static IP address
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What is the new Top Applications graph on the Forensics tab?

The Top Applications Distribution graph is collected when "Top Stats" is enabled in the Capture Options. Data for Top Applications Utilization is collected when "Timeline Stats" is enabled in the Capture Options.

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What is the new Sparklines graph in the in the Details subtab of the Forensics tab?

The sparkline are the Network Utilization (Mbits/s) graphs, just shrunken. The data for the sparkline is only requested when the item becomes visible. Sparklines are updated for active captures.

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What is the new Savvius Splunk App?

The Savvius Splunk App is a set of dashboards, and other configuration, that is installed into a Splunk Instance.

The Splunk App includes a high level dashboard showing a summary of the following statistics:

  • GeoStats
  • Top Talkers
  • Top Protocols
  • Top Flows
  • VoIP Call Stats
  • Events
  • Summary Stats

The Splunk App includes detailed dashboards for the following statistics:

  • GeoStats
  • Nodes
  • Protocols
  • Flows
  • Events
  • VOIP Calls
  • Summary Stats
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Can I configure a static IP Address for each port?

Yes. Each port's IP address can be configured through the configuration utility or by using the Linux command line interface

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How do I get the wireless packets into the Omnipliance Wifi?

This will be accomplished by Capturing data from Cisco and Aruba WLAN networks. The Cisco solution uses the 3700 series AP along with a 2500 series WLAN controller. The Aruba solution can use the AP-225 and the 7210 WLAN controller or the IAP 225 by itself

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Can I use the Omnipliance WiFi to capture wired traffic?

No. You will only be able to capture wireless traffic on the 4 available NIC ports. The eth0 and eth1 will only be available for managing the network.

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Can I use an external USB wireless adapter on the Omnipliance WiFi?

No. Wireless capture is performed by the Access Point Capture Adapters in the Omnipliance WiFi. USB adapters are not supported in Omnipliance WiFi.

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Is it possible to do real-time wireless decryption on the Omnipliance WiFi?

Yes. The engine can do the decryption as packets are captured as long as the WPA2-PSK information is known and that key set is configured for the capture.

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Can I configure a static IP Address for each port?

Yes. Each port's IP address can be configured through the configuration utility or by using the Linux command line interface

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