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mister_x [Windows] Updates and fixes
install_aircrack [2018/12/10 02:54] (current)
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 ==== Current version ==== ==== Current version ====
  
-   wget https://​download.aircrack-ng.org/​aircrack-ng-1.4.tar.gz +   wget https://​download.aircrack-ng.org/​aircrack-ng-1.5.2.tar.gz 
-   tar -zxvf aircrack-ng-1.4.tar.gz +   tar -zxvf aircrack-ng-1.5.2.tar.gz 
-   cd aircrack-ng-1.4+   cd aircrack-ng-1.5.2
    ​autoreconf -i    ​autoreconf -i
    ​./​configure --with-experimental    ​./​configure --with-experimental
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 ===== Linux/​BSD/​OSX ===== ===== Linux/​BSD/​OSX =====
  
-Open your package manager and install '​Aircrack-ng'​ packageBe sure to check that the version offered ​is up-to-date -- it often isn't.+With the exception of Linux penetration testing distributions,​ packages are usually out of date (OS X is the exception)In this case, uninstalling ​the package and installing from sources ​is the recommended way to go.
  
-On OSX, install it is via [[https://​www.macports.org/​|Macports]]. Simply do "​sudo ​port install aircrack-ng"​.+We offer packages for a number of Linux distributions in 64 bit thanks to [[https://​packagecloud.io/​aircrack-ng/​|PackageCloud.io]] so you can use your distro'​s package manager to install and keep Aircrack-ng up to date: 
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 +  * Debian 
 +  * Ubuntu 
 +  * Mint 
 +  * SLES 
 +  * OpenSuse 
 +  * Fedora 
 +  * RHEL 
 +  * CentOS 
 +  * Amazon Linux 
 +  * Elementary OS 
 + 
 +While most folks want to use our "​[[https://​packagecloud.io/​aircrack-ng/​release/​install|release]]"​ packages, "​[[https://​packagecloud.io/​aircrack-ng/​git/​install|git]]"​ packages are available too for those who decide to use bleeding edge. 
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 +More details about them can be found in our [[https://​aircrack-ng.blogspot.com/​2018/​10/​aircrack-ng-packages.html|blog post]]. 
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 +On OSX, install it is via [[https://​www.macports.org/​|Macports]] or [[https://​brew.sh/​|brew]]. Simply do "brew install aircrack-ng"​ or "​sudo ​ports install aircrack-ng"​
  
 ===== Windows ===== ===== Windows =====
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   * Download the latest version of the Aircrack-ng suite for Windows to your computer. The link for the zip file can be found on the [[https://​aircrack-ng.org|Wiki home page]].   * Download the latest version of the Aircrack-ng suite for Windows to your computer. The link for the zip file can be found on the [[https://​aircrack-ng.org|Wiki home page]].
  
-  * Unzip the contents of the Aircrack-ng zip file into "​C:​\"​. This will create a directory called "​aircrack-ng-1.4-win". This directory name will vary based on the exact version that you downloaded. ​ This main directory contains three subdirectories - "​bin",​ "​src"​ and "​test"​.+  * Unzip the contents of the Aircrack-ng zip file into "​C:​\"​. This will create a directory called "​aircrack-ng-1.5.2-win". This directory name will vary based on the exact version that you downloaded. ​ This main directory contains three subdirectories - "​bin",​ "​src"​ and "​test"​.
  
 Prior to using the software, make sure to install the drivers for your particular wireless card. See this [[install_drivers#​windows|link]] for the instructions. We currently only support Airpcap; other adapters may be supported but require development of your own DLL so the different tools can interact with it. Prior to using the software, make sure to install the drivers for your particular wireless card. See this [[install_drivers#​windows|link]] for the instructions. We currently only support Airpcap; other adapters may be supported but require development of your own DLL so the different tools can interact with it.
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 To now use the Aircrack-ng suite, start Windows Explorer and double click on **Aircrack-ng GUI.exe** inside "​bin"​ subdirectory. ​ The GUI requires .NET version 4.6.1 to run. To now use the Aircrack-ng suite, start Windows Explorer and double click on **Aircrack-ng GUI.exe** inside "​bin"​ subdirectory. ​ The GUI requires .NET version 4.6.1 to run.
  
-Alternatively,​ open a command prompt (Start menu -> Execute -> cmd.exe) and change to the  "​C:​\aircrack-ng-1.4-win\bin"​ directory and execute the individual commands. ​+Alternatively,​ open a command prompt (Start menu -> Execute -> cmd.exe) and change to the  "​C:​\aircrack-ng-1.5.2-win\bin"​ directory and execute the individual commands. ​
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