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It shouldn't matter. The 802.11 de-authentication attack is not attacking the computer so the Operating System of the client should not matter. It is attacking the network itself by telling the router that the clients are done the connection and are disconnecting. There are defences for de-authentication attacks but it is not based on the OS. It is ...
Any SSL with a single trusted key for each party in this communication would be ok. You would have to exchange keys between devices first. I mean something like pgp-sms, but implemented for communication across wifi
Not only is your device sending probe requests to the networks it has been connected to (unless it is already connected), but in some cases it seems that when you are spoofing MAC address of another device in your surroundings (and this one is being shut down), it may even replicate sending probe requests to APs it was never connected to and are out of reach ...
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