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Kismet -- An 802.11 wireless network detector, sniffer, and intrusion detection s

Sep 07, 2009, 03:02 (0 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to david for this link. ]

"Can make use of sox and festival to play audio alarms for network events and speak out network summary on discovery. Optionally works with gpsd to map scanning. Kismet identifies networks by passively collecting packets and detecting standard named networks, detecting (and given time, decloaking) hidden networks, and infering the presence of nonbeaconing networks via data traffic."

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