Category Archives: wireless

Linux Wireless

This is the best place to look for wireless card information http://wireless.kernel.org/ Just got a USB wireless card and was able to find how to get the kernel module for it.

post | Comments Off on Linux Wireless February 27, 2010

Some information you need to sniff wireless traffic

To properly sniff wireless traffic you need to put your wireless card into monitor mode. Here is some information that helped me: http://wiki.wireshark.org/CaptureSetup/WLAN#head-84f7dbf65649906eedf23c185e84449a047d092c For my card it was easy, just do the following: ifconfig wlan0 down iwconfig wlan0 mode monitor … Continue reading

post | Comments Off on Some information you need to sniff wireless traffic February 26, 2010