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Kismet Hacking

Book Description

Kismet is the industry standard for examining wireless network traffic, and is used by over 250,000 security professionals, wireless networking enthusiasts, and WarDriving hobbyists.

Unlike other wireless networking books that have been published in recent years that geared towards Windows users, Kismet Hacking is geared to those individuals that use the Linux operating system. People who use Linux and want to use wireless tools need to use Kismet. Now with the introduction of Kismet NewCore, they have a book that will answer all their questions about using this great tool. This book continues in the successful vein of books for wireless users such as WarDriving: Drive, Detect Defend.

*Wardrive Running Kismet from the BackTrack Live CD

*Build and Integrate Drones with your Kismet Server

*Map Your Data with GPSMap, KisMap, WiGLE and GpsDrive

Table of Contents

  1. Copyright
  2. Brief Table of Contents
  3. Table of Contents
  4. List of Figures
  5. List of Tables
  6. Contributing Authors
  7. Chapter 1. Introduction to Wireless Networking, Wardriving, and Kismet
    1. Exploring Past Discoveries That Led to Wireless
    2. Exploring Present Applications for Wireless
    3. Introduction to Wardriving
    4. Introduction to Wardriving with Linux
    5. Wardriving with Linux and Kismet
    6. Summary
  8. Chapter 2. Basic Installation
    1. Introduction
    2. Kismet Prerequisites
  9. Chapter 3. Operating Kismet
    1. Introduction
    2. Using a GPS Receiver with Kismet
    3. Putting It All together: The Complete Kismet Setup
    4. Summary
  10. Chapter 4. Kismet Menus
    1. Introduction
    2. Main Display
    3. Pop-up Windows
    4. Customizing the Panels Interface
    5. Third Party Front-ends
    6. Summary
    7. Solutions Fast Track
  11. Chapter 5. Configuring the Kismet Server
    1. Introduction
    2. The Kismet Config File
    3. Kismet.conf
    4. Notes from the Underground
    5. Summary
  12. Chapter 6. Kismet Client Configuration File
    1. Introduction
    2. The Kismet Client Config File
    3. Command-Line Switches
    4. Summary
  13. Chapter 7. Server.conf File Advanced Configuration
    1. Introduction
    2. Asus eeePC Installation
    3. Kismet on Windows
    4. Wardriving in a Box
    5. Monitor Installation
    6. Summary
  14. Chapter 8. Kismet Drones
    1. Introduction
    2. Drone Installation
    3. PC Drone Setup
  15. Chapter 9. Kismet and Mapping
    1. Introduction
    2. GPSMap/KisMap
    3. WiGLE
    4. WiGLE Google Map
    5. IGiGLE
    6. GpsDrive
    7. Alternatives
    8. Summary
    9. Solutions Fast Track
  16. Chapter 10. Wardriving with Kismet and BackTrack
    1. Introduction
    2. Obtaining BackTrack
    3. Configuring Kismet
    4. Wardriving with Kismet
    5. Managing Your Results
  17. Index
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