USB wireless capture

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Jan 26th, 2012
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Which device is good to capture wireless beacon frames.


AirPcap or Linksys WUSB600N ver 1, ver 2 (Dual-band USB adapter)



I want to check whether AP sending WME values or not.

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George Stefanick Fri, 01/27/2012 - 00:27
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Your adapter selection will be driven by what software you select to sniff the traffic.


Both are good.


What software are you looking at ?


Omnipeek, airmagnet, wireshark ??


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Adnan Khan Fri, 01/27/2012 - 01:14
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Will it shows WME, 802.11e parameters. 4 Qos Queues?

Stephen Rodriguez Fri, 01/27/2012 - 06:06
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From my own experience, I would go with the 600N and Omnipeek. It will show you the WMM and 802.11e QoS values.


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Adnan Khan Sun, 01/29/2012 - 23:05
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Which Omnipeak can capture. I have  Linksys WUSB600N ver 1, ver 2 (Dual-band USB adapter)


but I tried on wireshark It doesn;'t show any 802.11 protocoal or beacon frames. Please suggest

Adnan Khan Mon, 01/30/2012 - 01:18
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I want to capture 802.11 frames using Linksys WUSB600N ver 1, ver 2 (Dual-band USB adapter and Omnipeak


Please guide me how i can do that?

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