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MT7601U Adapter in Linux - Monitor Mode Enabled, but Unable to Capture Handshake or Discover Devices

I'm facing an issue with my MT7601U network adapter on Linux. Although I've successfully entered monitor mode, I'm encountering difficulties capturing handshakes and discovering devices in the network/...
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Cannot capture a handshake when sniffing

I cannot find a way to get a Handshake from my own wireless network, which has a WPA2 encryption. Please, note that this is not the first time I do this at all. In fact, I've captured tons of ...
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airodump-ng: No beacons from WiFi Access Piont

I'm trying to monitor my Access Point "My AP" with a "TP-Link Archer T3U Plus AC1300". I put it in monitor mode: ip link set wlan0 down iwconfig wlan0 mode monitor ip link set ...
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WiFi networks not showing after deauth attack in Kali Linux

I did a deauth attack to my own wifi. After that I tried to connect wifi (in Kali Linux), but it showed network manager not running. I solved it by using service NetworkManager restart. Then Network ...
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Error: Invalid output format: IVS and PCAP format cannot be used together

I'm using aircrack-ng to capture a handshake on a WPA2 access point. I would like to write the outfile in pcap format, but I keep getting errors. I've tried reinstalling aircrack-ng using versions ...
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Is it possible to detect if a Router WPS button has been pressed or not by just passively monitoring traffic?

I mean you could check if the wps button has been pressed or not using this command wpa_cli wps_pbc But i am wondering if it's possible to do it using airodump-ng Without any one connecting to it. ...
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Can't use WiFi adaptor with airodump-ng on Kali Live

I'm trying to use airodump-ng on Kali, but apparently the last version of the firmware of my wireless adapter is not working, so I need to delete it: sudo rm /lib/firmware/ath10k/QCA9377/hw1.0/...
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Airodump-ng fixed channel wlan0: -1 problem. awus1900

I have awus1900 adapter and use kali linux on vmware Driver for awus1900 I installed from this site: https://github.com/aircrack-ng/rtl8814au Before switching the adapter to monitor mode, I entered ...
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Airdump-ng wlan0mon and does not show any network

on my host pc there is showing some wlan networks with my wlan adapter tp-link AC1300. But in kali (my virtual machine) there are no networks at all. And yes it is in monitor mode and also detected. ...
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How to use Airodump in kali wsl

i am trying to use this tutorial, but i am stuck in step 1(airmon-ng start wlan0) which returns Requested device "wlan0" does not exist. Run /usr/sbin/airmon-ng without any arguments to see ...
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Question about airmon-ng

I have a question about the program aircrack. When I want start the monitor mode in my adapter i use the command: airmon-ng start wlan0 and when i wanna stop the monitor mode i use the command: ...
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Copy something while airodump-ng is working

I am very new to kali. Today I saw a video about kali where the guy can copy anything from the airodump-ng page without stopping it. When I try to select something to copy it automatically deselect ...
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Airodump-ng only writing one line per AP to output file

I'm trying to dump all of the beacons received by the wifi adapter into a CSV file, so that I can monitor the RSSI (Power) over time. The man page states that the flag --beacons will output all ...
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Usb wifi adapter problem

I have a usb wifi adapter (Edimax EW-7612UAn V2) with its driver installed on my parrot system and my computer's pci is not compatible with parrot .The problem is parrot says both adapters are ...
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airodump-ng doesn't show results

When I run airodump-ng to scan Wi-Fis around me, I get no output, like there's nothing around me. I have a Qualcomm Atheros QCA9377 adapter that's integrated in my laptop (Dell Inspiron 15) and i'm ...
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Qualcomm Atheros wifi card in monitor mode doesn't find devices on access point

I recently installed Kali Linux on a spare laptop of mine to test my wifi's security. I checked the supported modes in a console to confirm monitor mode was supported using iw list And it indeed ...
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How to save an output of airodump-ng to a file?

I've tried to get a file from airodump-ng via redirecting a output stream via: airodump-ng mon0 2>&1 | tee file.txt but this appends to a file rather than rewrites it. So after that I've ...
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Why aren't any networks showing when I type airodump-ng <card name>

So I am new in Kali Linux and want to learn the basics. I bought a TP-Link dual boot USB adapter. I can see the device when I type iwconfig wlan0. I can run it on monitor mode also. It works fine. But ...
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airodump-ng - What are the abbreviations in the WPS column?

when using airodump-ng; with the -W / --wps flag enabled, what are the abbreviations that show up in the new column; like: LAB,DISP,KPAD,PBC, etc..? It's only briefly mentioned in the manual: -W, -...
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How to run airodump-ng as a background task?

I'm interested in running airodump-ng as a background task, since I only need the exported results and don't need to interact with it. However, the following operation doesn't work: airodump-ng ...
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How to monitor packets from a MAC address

I am wanting to monitor a MAC address for activity on my network using airodump-ng I am currently: First running this: airodump-ng mon0 --write t which writes to the file t-01.csv a csv with the ...
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Kali linux - unable to detect network when running airodump-ng wlan0mon

When I am trying to run airodump-ng wlan0mon I am not able to detect any network. Note that Kali linux is installed on my HDD as a second operating system and the wireless adapter on my laptop is "...
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How to fix network after mistake with aircrack-ng in Kali Linux?

I typed: airodump-ng eth0 then I know it is my mistake. it token my network on Kali Linux VirtualBox. After mistake, I can't access my network. When I typed ifconfig (as root), it got this response: #...
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Kali disconnect from WiFi when tools are used

My kail linux (desktop dual boot, not vm) disconnects from WiFi whenever I do something with the given tools. It works fine with the browser and even other terminal procedures like vim. However, when ...
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How to connect remotely to airserv-ng server?

I found a new utils called airserv-ng a have tested him and I have a problem : I want to use airserv-ng on one computer and airodump-ng on another. I test that but the problem is when I want to run ...
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