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Posted by:dragorn
Subject:Get power of received WLANs?
Date:14:25:42 03/05/2010

> Hi,
> is there a possibility in kismet to get the receiving power of the detected WLANs?
> What I want to see is not only the information which WLANs are available but also how far away they could be - similar to the signal strength that is available locally.


There is nothing in a beacon which identifies the power of the transmitting station, nor its antenna characteristics. This is completely unknowable as an external observer.

If there was, then yes - it'd be super interesting to do rangefinding stuff, but such is not the case.


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