Actually, it is available from Microsoft's web site as a stand-alone program.
>From: William Bradley Paris (Volt Comp) <a-billp @
>To: firewalls @
COM, firewalls-owner @
>Date: Mon, 5 Feb 96 09:00:51 TZ
>Subject: Re: PC based sniffer
>Sender: firewalls-owner @
>Microsoft has a NDIS base sniffer that works on WFW, W'95 and NT by the
>name of Network Monitor. It does not exist as a separate product, but
>is available through premier support or bundled with SMS server.
>It can sniff and parse your PPP and SLIP connections under W'95 & NT.
>Thx - brad
>The information and opinions in this message, real or imaginary, are my
>own and does not reflect those of my employer, Microsoft or other
>| From: Tony Ferro <tferro @
>| To: <firewalls @
>| Subject: Re: PC based sniffer
>| Date: Sunday, February 04, 1996 4:20PM
>| Hi Folks,
>| I've seen responses for ethernet sniffers, is there any software available
>| for sniffing your SLIP/PPP dial connection? I'm using ShivaPPP ndis dialer
>| and its trace features are pretty limited - can count IP pkts, but can't
>| see inside them.