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Posted by:terk
Subject:monitor single MAC address
Date:19:04:33 21/11/2006

When I do that, it discards all packets to and from that address and logs all others. I'm using a Cisco 350 card with the following source line if that helps any:

source=cisco_wifix,eth0:wifi0,cisco

Thanks.

> > I must be stupid or something. I want to monitor traffic to and from a particular wireless client. When I put the following entry in the config file:
> >
> > filter_tracker=ANY(<client mac>)
> >
> > I get the following error when trying to start kismet:
> >
> > FATAL: Filtering type 'ANY' with a standard address will discard all packets. 'ANY' can only be used with inverted matches.
> >
> > Is there another way to accomplish what I want to do? Thanks.
>
> Lets see if I remember this properly enough to explain it.
>
> Filtering is "kill this address". So to get a single MAC, you want to kill everything NOT "this address".
>
> filter_tracker=ANY(!mac)
>
> hence the alert about only being valid with invert MACs
>
> -m


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