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sniffer

(snif′ĕr)
A colloquial term for any inhaled substance used illicitly to become intoxicated. Examples include benzene, ether, gasoline, and glue.
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A physical-layer switch provides the high-density, any-port-to-any-port connectivity, and intelligent software that allows probes and sniffers to be remotely shared and distributed across the network.
The probes and sniffers can be shared among all the SPAN ports from enterprise Ethernet switches by moving the network analysis and security equipment to a central location and connecting them to a physical-layer switch.