Socket Sifter is a program that simply communicates through TCP on any port.
SocketSifter can listen or connect on any available port that you
specify. It can be used by developers who want to test their
applications and have complete control of data flow through sockets. This
can be helpful in finding bugs in the protocol or just plain testing
difference application features. Socket Sifter can also act as a handy
telnet application. With the knowledge of the correct protocol you can do
almost anything with Socket Sifter such as reading your email or retrieving
What's new in Socket Sifter
Version 1.8 Version 1.8 adds native support for SOCKS5 proxies. This version also has a
new feature which can "show invisible characters". This will display the
ascii value of characters which are normally invisible. A new window menu
also exists for easy navigation.