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Posted by:dragorn
Subject:encryption detection
Date:17:28:23 15/10/2009

> sometimes unencrypted networks appear as WEP encrypted in kismet
> how come ? what are the basics ?

They're either advertising an encrypted network or there is a client associated with it that sent a packet with protection bits turned on.

Modern kismet releases track data vs advertised encryption.


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