[kismac] Re: Using ethereal with kissmac and AirSnort...

  • From: Michael Rossberg <mick@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: kismac@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sat, 8 Feb 2003 01:21:52 +0100


> I would like to know if it is possible to use ethereal in conjunction 
> with
> the kismac product...

yes if you use the dump option in the preference.

> So far I haven't succeeded it doesn't seem to enable filtering on the
> wireless interface.

simple reason: this is not working (yet).

> Any experience in that field will interest me as I am preparing a 
> thesis on
> 802.11 and would like to have a deeper look at packet filtering using 
> my OSX
> machine;

packet filtering on 802.11 layer?! do you have infos that i dont know 

> On the other hand and always for testing purposes I would be 
> interested in
> enabling the filtering packet function that seems to use AirSnort
> WepKeyCracking function.
> Any help regarding the use of this function will be welcome. Sincerly 
> yours.
> Have you got any information regarding OSX integration of the new 
> 802.11G ?

you have to do a little bit more precise.

> As I would very much love to have a chapter devoted to this new tech.
> ---
> Could you also provide a detailed view of the various pieces of code
> installed on the system by kismac. Beside the folder on the /Program 
> folder.

you probably mean the /Application folder?! well there is something in 
the /Library/Frameworks/WiFi.framework folder (the viha driver). and of 
course the preferences file.

> Do you have a detailed userguide ?

no yet.

also a note to the sender: i am also on the mailing list. no need to 
send anything twice to me. and also a little bit research is also 
appreciated: kismac not kissmac...and so on


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