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wesside-ng [2009/09/08 01:20]
mister_x removed availability warning (1.0 is released)
wesside-ng [2018/03/11 18:57]
mister_x Updated links to tickets
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 There are a few known limitations:​ There are a few known limitations:​
-  * Only open authentication is support. Shared key authentication is not supported.+  * Only open authentication is supported. Shared key authentication is not supported.
   * Only B and G networks are supported.   * Only B and G networks are supported.
   * Fake MAC functionality is broken if there is a lot of traffic on the network.   * Fake MAC functionality is broken if there is a lot of traffic on the network.
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   *-f              Allows the highest channel for scanning to be defined. ​ Defaults to channel 11. (Optional)   *-f              Allows the highest channel for scanning to be defined. ​ Defaults to channel 11. (Optional)
   *-k              Ignores ACKs since some cards/​drivers do not report them.  It will therefore automatically retransmit X times. ​ That is, -k 1 will transmit once and assume the packet gets there. ​ -k 2 will retransmit twice, and so on.  Note: The higher the -k value, the slower transmission rate will be due to the many retransmits. ​ (Optional)   *-k              Ignores ACKs since some cards/​drivers do not report them.  It will therefore automatically retransmit X times. ​ That is, -k 1 will transmit once and assume the packet gets there. ​ -k 2 will retransmit twice, and so on.  Note: The higher the -k value, the slower transmission rate will be due to the many retransmits. ​ (Optional)
-  *-p              Determines the minimum number of bytes of PRGA which is gathered. ​ Defaults to 128 bytes. ​ (Optional)+  *-p              Determines the minimum number of bytes of PRGA which are gathered. ​ Defaults to 128 bytes. ​ (Optional)
   *-t              For each number of IVs specified, restart the airecrack-ng PTW engine. (Optional)   *-t              For each number of IVs specified, restart the airecrack-ng PTW engine. (Optional)
   *-v              Wireless access point MAC address ​ (Optional)   *-v              Wireless access point MAC address ​ (Optional)
  
  
-When you run wesside-ng, it creates three files automatically in the current directory ​when run the program:+When you run wesside-ng, it creates three files automatically in the current directory:
  
   * wep.cap - The packet capture file.  It contains the full packet, not just the IVs.   * wep.cap - The packet capture file.  It contains the full packet, not just the IVs.
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 There are a few known limitations:​ There are a few known limitations:​
-  * Only open authentication is support.  Shared key authentication is not supported.+  * Only open authentication is supported.  Shared key authentication is not supported.
   * Only B and G networks are supported.   * Only B and G networks are supported.
   * Fake MAC functionality is broken if there is a lot of traffic on the network.   * Fake MAC functionality is broken if there is a lot of traffic on the network.
  
-==== "ERROR Max retransmists" message ====+==== "ERROR Max retransmits" message ====
  
 You get an error similar to the following while running the program: You get an error similar to the following while running the program:
  
-[18:23:49] ERROR Max retransmists ​for (30 bytes):+[18:23:49] ERROR Max retransmits ​for (30 bytes):
 B0 00 FF 7F 00 1A 70 51 B0 70 00 0E 2E C5 81 D3 00 1A 70 51 B0 70 00 00 00 00 01 00 00 00  B0 00 FF 7F 00 1A 70 51 B0 70 00 0E 2E C5 81 D3 00 1A 70 51 B0 70 00 00 00 00 01 00 00 00 
  
 This can be caused if the AP does not acknowledge the the packets you are sending. ​ Try getting closer to the AP. This can be caused if the AP does not acknowledge the the packets you are sending. ​ Try getting closer to the AP.
  
-Another reason is that the internal state machine of wesside-ng is confused. ​ This typically happens when there is other wireless packets picked up and the state machine does not properly interpret them.  Remember, this is still proof-of-concept code and not completely stable. ​ Just try rerunning wesside-ng.+Another reason is that the internal state machine of wesside-ng is confused. ​ This typically happens when there are other wireless packets picked up and the state machine does not properly interpret them.  Remember, this is still proof-of-concept code and not completely stable. ​ Just try rerunning wesside-ng.
  
  
-==== RT73 chipset and "ERROR Max retransmists" message ====+==== RT73 chipset and "ERROR Max retransmits" message ====
  
 If you are using the RT73 chipset, try adding the "-k 1" option. ​ The driver for this chipset does not properly report ACKs.  Using the "-k 1" option gets around this. If you are using the RT73 chipset, try adding the "-k 1" option. ​ The driver for this chipset does not properly report ACKs.  Using the "-k 1" option gets around this.
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 ==== Known Bugs ==== ==== Known Bugs ====
  
-There are are a variety of known bugs which are outlined below.  ​As well, the state engine is known to be broken and this leads to unpredictable results. +There are a variety of known bugs which are outlined below.  ​Additionally, the state engine is known to be broken and this leads to unpredictable results.
- +
-   ​Errors in wesside-ng with madwifi-ng +
-   ​http://​trac.aircrack-ng.org/​ticket/​306 +
- +
-   "​Error Wrote 39 out of 30" error message from wesside-ng +
-   ​http://​trac.aircrack-ng.org/​ticket/​303 +
- +
-   ​wesside-ng finds, and attempts to process, WPA APs +
-   ​http://​trac.aircrack-ng.org/​ticket/​295+
  
 +  * [[https://​github.com/​aircrack-ng/​aircrack-ng/​issues/​306|Errors in wesside-ng with madwifi-ng]]
 +  * [[https://​github.com/​aircrack-ng/​aircrack-ng/​issues/​303|"​Error Wrote 39 out of 30" error message from wesside-ng]]
 +  * [[https://​github.com/​aircrack-ng/​aircrack-ng/​issues/​295|wesside-ng finds, and attempts to process, WPA APs]]
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