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Posted by:dragorn
Subject:Probe Requests Channel
Date:06:32:13 26/04/2011

> Hi,
>
> I've been looking at probe requests that kismet picks up from various clients. If say, my iPhone, makes a probe request for NETGEAR will it make that probe request on all channels? Or just the channel it has previously used.
>
> Thank you.

Depends on the client. If it's seeking for a network it will probe on all channels. If it's trying to associate with a network it has discovered, it will probe on the channel advertised by the network beacons.


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