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Posted by:Wick09
Subject:Logging/Mapping wireless hosts
Date:17:36:16 06/06/2009

> > This is effectively impossible without a distributed sensor network of devices at known locations.
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> > There is no way to derive location from a single fixed sniffer (highly directional antennas and signal level analysis aside, which is impractical and not terribly reliable: an interesting academic exercise, but not really usable in the real world)
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> That makes complete sense due to triangulation. I have a dire need for this ability. Is there a way to use make two sensors with Kismet and perform this task?
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> s

If you are still in need of this capability, check out the below link. The author discusses a way to do this that doesn't require you to know the power of the signal source.

http://www.usenix.org/publications/login/2002-08/pdfs/foust.pdf


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