The Network Traffic tool is used to view network utilization on your ClearOS system. This can be useful for:
- Locating virus infected desktops sending out spam, viruses, etc
- Pinpointing individuals abusing the network, e.g. downloading movies
- Checking for unusual network activity
If you did not select this module to be included during the installation process, you must first install the module.
You can find this feature in the menu system at the following location:
The Remote Bandwidth Monitor service provides hourly bandwidth measurements from our remote system monitors. The service is an excellent tool for detecting unauthorized network usage and monitoring your Internet Service Provider's (ISP) quality of service.
Use the update interval to change the frequency for collecting network data.
Select the network interface to monitor.
You can view either the total bandwidth over the time interval, or the total network transfer.