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An 802.11 WEP and WPA-PSK keys cracking program that can recover keys once enough data packets have been captured.

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wifi tap interface not working

I want to ask about my lab "Man In The Middle". I can create at0 with airbase-ng --essid mitm -c 11 wla0. My wlan0 is adapter 8188us but I can't ifconfig at0 up with this error at0: ERROR ...
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Getting WPA handshake instead of PMKID

Similar to PMKID found , but it should be WPA handshake I notice when I run aircrack-ng with the saved .cap file it does not properly test the keys as it normally would with a WPA Handshake found. Any ...
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Airodump-ng shows AP on negative channel

I am new to WiFi and was trying to learn pentesting with the aircrack-ng suite. In the following airodump-ng excerpt, any idea why airodump-ng is showing an access point with negative value -1 as the ...
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Airodump-ng shows AP as OPN and WPA2 at the same time. What does it mean?

The result of airodump-ng lists some AP's as both OPN and WPA2. How does the authentication work in that case? 12:34:56:78:AB:CD, 2011-09-09 15:29:47, 2022-10-21 16:09:05, 1, WPA2 OPN, CCMP, MGT, -75,...
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aircrack-ng on Raspberry pi 3 and WiFi adapter

I am just getting into ethical hacking and cybersecurity and would like some advice regarding USB Wi-Fi adapter. I am hacking on Raspberry PI 3 which is running Kali Linux. Furthermore, I have been ...
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airodump gets handshake but aircrack does not find it

I am trying to do the Penetration Testing on VMWare Kali Linux in windows I put the command to capture the handshake trace, and airdroump show I get the handshake sudo airodump-ng -w fuck -c 2 --bssid ...
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Significant differences in hash cracking speeds? [duplicate]

I'm doing an educational hash research. I generated MD5 hash using online tools and cracked it within a second using Hashcat and certain wordlist (yes, one second). Then I produced a WPA handshake ...
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WEP keystream extraction

After having captured multiple packets with repeated IVs you can perform cipher1 XOR cipher2 which is the same as having cleartext1 XOR cleartext2, and performing cipher1 XOR cleartext1 gives you the ...
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How to prevent the device from connecting to the original AP?

I'm running an Evil Twin attack with airgeddon. Point is that after deauth the account is going, automatically, to get reconnected to the orginal AP and not the fake one. The aireplay is likes so: ...
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besside-ng "bad beacon" error when attempting to deauth (aircrack-ng)

Equipment: Alfa AWUS036ACH Wi-Fi adapter AC1200 Fresh Install of Kali Linux, fully updated (not on a VM) I have been running across this same "bad beacon" error (sometimes with "DEAUTH&...
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Problems in stopping/restoring Aircrack session

I'm running aircrack-ng version 1.6 on Live Kali. I noticed that "recently" a -N option has been added for saving a session, which can be later resumed with the option -R. However this seems ...
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Why ifconfig and airmon-ng show me a different result?

I can see encryption details and AUTH types with ifconfig but not airmon-ng. Do I need to do something about it in order to to get better results from Fake authentication attack ARP request attack ...
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Aireplay handshakes, were working now has an error

I'm trying to learn to do pen testing and wifi cracking. I had captured handshakes and begun cracking the handshake a day ago, with the password not being in my dictionary list. When trying with a new ...
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Detecting changes in surrounding WiFi networks [closed]

I’m considering developing a simple WiFi scanner and logging App that can run as a service 24 hours a day for months, passively collecting changes in the surrounding wireless environment with the ...
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Access point uses different BSSID and deauth attack fails

I'm using airgeddon (https://github.com/v1s1t0r1sh3r3/airgeddon) to perform a deauthentication attack on my wifi network. When i put my wireless interface in monitor mode to scan the network from the ...
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PMKID found , but it should be WPA handshake

i was trying to get access in wifi network but i came to something that i need to ask afteraireplay-ng –0 20 –a [router bssid] –c [client bssid] wlan0mon i expect WPA handshake in right top ...
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airodump-ng station not associated with bssid

Why do some BSSIDs show as "not associated" (note: not all of them show as such; some just show a usual BSSID). I have tried to use the other BSSID that shows up for the other station but it didn't ...
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With WiFi now having protected management frames, is it still worth attempting an evil twin attack?

I was trying to aireplay'ng my home WiFi but I understood that with the new generation of APs, there is a system of protected management frames. So I'm asking, is it still worth it to perform an evil ...
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I'm not able to DeAuth a Client (Aireplay-ng)

I'm trying to perform a De-authentication attack on my own network and client. However, the client never disconnects and I cannot boot the client from the AP. I'm running: aireplay-ng -0 0 -a [BSSID]...
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wifi cracking using a network adapter which doesn't support packet injection

I'm trying to crack my wifi (WPA-CCMP) password to test its strength and security, I'm using the commview for wifi and aircrack-ng software on windows 10. I've three laptops, Windows 10 (64bit) with ...
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802.11 data frames missing from Wireless frames capturing

By working on the Wireless QoS (WMM/802.11e), I captured with airmon-ng and airodump-ng on Kali Linux, the 802.11 raw wireless frames, on my BSSID and channel. I generate some traffic from my ...
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DeAuth not DeAuthing Client (Aireplay-ng)

I'm trying to perform a De-authentication attack on my own network and client. However, the client never disconnects and I cannot boot the client from the AP. I'm running: aireplay-ng -0 0 -a XX:XX:...
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Unable to See Network Clients during Deauth Capture Issue

bit of a general question here, would hope to learn more about exactly what is going on technically. I'm attempting to test and capture a handshake from my own AP (an older Apple Airport router). I'...
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How to speed up brute forcing of finding a WEP key from a captured file?

I have been working on decrypting a WEP .cap file using crunch. It has 1268 IVs. I am wondering: Can I get a clue from the captured file to speed the process of brute-forcing? If not, what other ways ...
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Aireplay --deauth on network with multiple access points

I have successfully used the aireplay-ng --deauth attack on a network with a single access points, but when trying on a network with multiple access points (e.g. a network using Google WiFi) it doesn'...
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aireplay-ng --fakeauth issue with deauth packet

I am new to Kali Linux and I want to check if ethical hacking and pentesting is my cup of tea. I'm trying to associate my wireless adapter with an AP via aireplay-ng --fakeauth, but every time I use ...
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Issue establishing a working AP with Airbase-ngand DNSmasq

I’m able to run airbase-ng, set DNSmasq with a customized config file that includes dhcp options 3, and 6, with the actual router IP address of the network that has internet, and added public DNS ...
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Airgeddon-ng Handshake fail [closed]

I've followed the following instructions below. This is a freshly installed Parrot OS, not using VirtualBox and etc. I am also using Alfa AWUS036NHA wifi adapter. ifconfig sudo airmon-ng start wlan1 (...
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Is it safe to login using HTTP on a WPA2 protected home network?

I have a small network infrastructure in my home on which I'm hosting some services such as a website, file server and such. Many of those services have an administration web interface which isn't ...
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Will the new WPA3 protocol make it impossible to hack WIFI Password? [closed]

Like I asked in the thread title; Will the new WPA3 protocol make it impossible to hack a WIFI's password using tools like aircrack-ng?
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aircrack-ng issue: No mon0 when run "airmon-ng start wlan0" and "No such BSSID available"

I have read many threads on StackExchange and some other blogs but none helped me. The issue is with aircrack-ng on Kali Linux. It gives me error No such BSSID available when I run aireply-ng. I think ...
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is it possible to create a WEP wifi that accepts any password?

the same as evil twin fluxion but without captive portal so the victim connects to our fake Wep Wifi that accepts any password after getting disconnected from his Wpa 2 Wifi so we sniff data from the ...
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How to get result from airdump-ng on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS?

Issue: when I run airodump-ng wlp3s0mon, no results appear. I recently installed all kali linux tools on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS from this git repo https://github.com/LionSec/katoolin My chipset is the ...
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Can do I brutefore wifi password with handshake without wifi detection? [closed]

I have captured handshake but now I want to bruteforce wifi without detection it (in different place). Is it possible? If yes, how to do that?
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Airodump-ng : why are BSSID not associated?

Using airodump-ng with my wireless adapter in monitor mode, I am able to get expected scan to run. I have a few questions : Why do BSSIDs show as "not associated" (note: not all of them show as ...
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I couldn't deauth any devices using aireplay-ng command in kali linux

I am using Kali linux. I've updated all tools and services by apt-get update and apt-get upgrade. I was using aircrack-ng for pentesting my wlan network. I wanted to deauth any device connected to my ...
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How does fake authentication work with no other clients connected to the AP? (aireplay-ng)

I was reading a tutorial about how to hack a WEP network that has no other clients connected to the AP. It says that fake authentication must be used and it appears to work, but I don't understand how ...
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DeAuth all AP's in range

In a few days, we are going to be many friends that will gather together and play all night long using 6-7 APs. How can I DeAuth/Disconnect everyone's connection, without being connected to their ...
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Using airolib-ng with crunch and then using the file using aircrack-ng gives unexpected result

I'm using airlib-ng and crunch to generate password Database and use that Password Database in aircrack-ng to crack the Captured Handshake of a WPA2 Wireless Network. Here are my terminal Commands ...
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Aireplay issues

I started using the aircrack-suite and to be more specific it is about aireplay-ng. The problem ist that... aireplay-ng -0 wlan0mon ...does work, but... aireplay-ng -9 wlan0mon ...doesn't In fact ...
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What are the factors making a WPA2 handshake suitable for cracking?

Days ago I was dumping handshakes of my APs using airodump-ng. I would later use aircrack-ng to crack them using wordlists which would purposely contain the passphrases. However, I noticed that some ...
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How to continue your Aircrack-ng Bruteforce where you left off? [closed]

I am performing a WPA/WPA2-PSK Attack using Aircrack-ng. The Wordlist i am using is 100 GB but i have to Shutdown my PC after a certain time so how am i supposed to continue the Attack where i left ...
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Is it possible to "deauth" wifi direct connections?

I used a Samsung Galaxy s7 as a Wifi Direct device to another android device (I think a Moto G Play) and I was wondering whether aircrack-ng could deauthenticate/disrupt the connection between them. ...
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Is there a way to tell, when looking at a packet, that an aircrack-ng attack happened?

I'm trying to understand how to find these attacks when using a packet sniffer (specifically using Omnipeek). Is there a way to look at a packet and know that this type attack happened? I want to find ...
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Duplicate packets in packet injection

I've been trying to develop a few scripts that can forge custom 802.11 frames and inject them through a monitor mode interface. I have gone through the development documentation of radiotap headers ...
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Can't connect to fake AP with airbase-ng

I use kali-rolling on a virutal machine and I try to set up a fake access point using airbase-ng, but my devices won't connect to it whatsoever. My steps are: I put my wirless adapter in monitor mode ...
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Aireplay deauth having no effect, no handshake and Reaver stuck

So I'm trying to hack my own WiFi using aircrack or reaver but have had no success with either. With aircrack I cannot achieve a successful handshake as the deauth doesn't seem to have any effect on ...
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Aireplay-ng broadcast doesn't work on a client

Launching Deauth attacks on my BSSID disconnects all devices except one. I figured out that in order to make it work I have to use the -c command to specifically deauth that client, but is there any ...
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Risk of eavesdropping when using private and encrypted WiFi network but no TLS

Of course, normally I would use HTTPS, but that's not an option in a potential scenario I don't want to get into... This question is similar to Is it possible to secure a web app without HTTPS?, ...
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Why aircrack asks for info about target that isn't really needed?

Why aircrack needs info such as target's BSSID,Channel and more? Also what do those files do? I know one of them is used to save the handshake. But others? Also, how deauth helps in cracking the ...
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