Streams

A Kismet stream is linked to an export of data of prolonged length; for instance, packet capture logs to disk or streamed over the web API.

Streams can be monitored and managed; a privileged user can close existing streams.

Streams list

  • URL

    /streams/all_streams.json

    /streams/all_streams.ekjson

    /streams/all_streams.itjson

  • Methods

    GET

  • Role

    readonly

  • Result

    Array of active streams

Stream details

  • URL

    /streams/by-id/[STREAMID]/stream_info.json

  • Methods

    GET

  • Role

    readonly

  • URL parameters

    Key Description
    [STREAMID] ID of stream to examine
  • Results

    Returns detailed stream information object

Closing a stream

Closing a stream cancels any data being transferred or stored.

  • URL

    /streams/by-id/[STREAMID]/close_stream.cmd

  • Methods

    GET

  • Role

    admin

  • URL parameters

    Key Description
    [STREAMID] ID of stream to close
  • Results

    HTTP 200 on successful stream closure

    HTTP error on failure

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