kismet - 802.11b/g network sniffer and network dissector

Distribution: PCLinuxOS
Repository: PCLinuxOS x86_64
Package name: kismet
Package version: 2011.03.R2
Package release: 2pclos2013
Package architecture: x86_64
Package type: rpm
Installed size: 3.57 MB
Download size: 3.57 MB
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Kismet is an 802.11b/g network sniffer and network dissector. It is capable of sniffing using most wireless cards, automatic network IP block detection via UDP, ARP, and DHCP packets, Cisco equipment lists via Cisco Discovery Protocol, weak cryptographic packet logging, and Ethereal and tcpdump compatible packet dump files. It also includes the ability to plot detected networks and estimated network ranges on downloaded maps or user supplied image files.



  • kismet = 2011.03.R2-2pclos2013
  • kismet(x86-64) = 2011.03.R2-2pclos2013

    Install Howto

    1. Enable PCLinuxOS x86_64 repository in /etc/apt/sources.list:
      rpm pclinuxos/64bit x86_64
    2. Update the package index:
      # apt-get update
    3. Install kismet rpm package:
      # apt-get install kismet