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KisMAC is a free, open source wireless stumbling and security tool for Mac OS X.
 
KisMAC is a free, open source wireless stumbling and security tool for Mac OS X.
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== Overview ==
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* Uses monitor mode and passive scanning
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* KisMAC supports many third party USB devices: Intersil Prism2, Ralink rt2570, rt73, and Realtek rtl8187 chipsets. All of the internal AirPort hardware is supported for scanning
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== Features ==
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* Reveals hidden / cloaked / closed SSIDs
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* Shows logged in clients (with MAC Addresses, IP addresses and signal strengths)
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* Mapping and GPS support
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* Can draw area maps of network coverage
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* PCAP import and export
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* Support for 802.11b/g
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* Different attacks against encrypted networks
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* De-authentication attacks
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* AppleScript-able
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* Kismet drone support (capture from a Kismet drone)
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== Supported hardware chipsets ==
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* Apple AirPort and AirPort Extreme (dependent upon Apple's drivers)
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* Intersil Prism 2, 2.5, 3 USB devices
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* Ralink rt2570 and rt73 USB devices
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* Realtek RTL8187L USB (such as the Alfa AWUS036H, which does not work on Mac OS 10.6.7 or later)
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== Crypto support ==
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* Bruteforce attacks against LEAP, WPA and WEP
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* Weak scheduling attack against WEP
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* Newsham 21-bit attack against WEP
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== Links ==
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* [http://kismac-ng.org/ KisMAC official page]
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[[Category:Network Forensics]]

Latest revision as of 20:24, 13 March 2013

KisMAC is a free, open source wireless stumbling and security tool for Mac OS X.

Overview

  • Uses monitor mode and passive scanning
  • KisMAC supports many third party USB devices: Intersil Prism2, Ralink rt2570, rt73, and Realtek rtl8187 chipsets. All of the internal AirPort hardware is supported for scanning

Features

  • Reveals hidden / cloaked / closed SSIDs
  • Shows logged in clients (with MAC Addresses, IP addresses and signal strengths)
  • Mapping and GPS support
  • Can draw area maps of network coverage
  • PCAP import and export
  • Support for 802.11b/g
  • Different attacks against encrypted networks
  • De-authentication attacks
  • AppleScript-able
  • Kismet drone support (capture from a Kismet drone)

Supported hardware chipsets

  • Apple AirPort and AirPort Extreme (dependent upon Apple's drivers)
  • Intersil Prism 2, 2.5, 3 USB devices
  • Ralink rt2570 and rt73 USB devices
  • Realtek RTL8187L USB (such as the Alfa AWUS036H, which does not work on Mac OS 10.6.7 or later)

Crypto support

  • Bruteforce attacks against LEAP, WPA and WEP
  • Weak scheduling attack against WEP
  • Newsham 21-bit attack against WEP

Links