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getting a VM to sniff traffic

Setting a host port to be in promiscuous mode

In VMWare, when the host is shutdown, select the sniffing interface of the host (1)

Note that the current security policy is to NOT be in promiscuous mode (2).  To change this, select Edit (3). 

Under Security (4), go to Promiscuous mode and select Accept (5).  Then press Save (6) to keep the changes.