Project Scope The project analyzes the communication between a HTTP client and a server and understand the protocols which are involved and how communication is achieved.
Hardware and Software requirements
Hardware – Windows or Linux PC
Software – Wireshark
How to implement the project
Analyze the communication between a http client and a server on the internet. Understand how packets are routed on the internet and how it reaches the destination. Understand how the source reponds to the request and the path taken by the return packet. Anlayse the role of internet routers and how packet losses are handled. Understand the involvement of protocols like TCP, DNS between client and the server and the hostname resolution process.