Category Archives: Mikrotik

Maximum Transmission Unit Determination

How to determine the maximum transmission unit (MTU) of a network link… Advertisements

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Mikrotik and Wireshark Remote Packet Capture

A brief manual, how to setup Mikrotik to capture traffic based on IPv4 address and stream the captured data to a remote device with Wireshark…

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Encapsulation of Protocols

Encapsulation and bytes overhead of protocols related to ISO/OSI reference model…

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IPsec: Tunnel Between Mikrotik and Openswan

I found very useful to setup an IPsec site to site topology between a RouterOS-based (Mikrotik) device and Linux-based (Openswan) server. Moreover, I found very useful to use this deployment in a hub-and-spoke topology.

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