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Bash script designed to turn wireless cards into monitor mode.

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March 2014
AIRMON-NG(8)                         System Manager's Manual                         AIRMON-NG(8)

NAME airmon-ng - bash script designed to turn wireless cards into monitor mode.
SYNOPSIS airmon-ng <start|stop> <interface> [channel] airmon-ng <check> [kill]
DESCRIPTION airmon-ng is script can be used to enable monitor mode on wireless interfaces. It may also be used to go back from monitor mode to managed mode. Entering the airmon-ng command with‐ out parameters will show the interfaces status. It can list/kill programs that can inter‐ fere with the wireless card and set the right sources in /etc/kismet/kismet.conf too.
OPTIONAL PARAMETERS start <interface> [channel] Enable monitor mode on an interface (and specify a channel). Note: Madwifi-ng is a special case, 'start' has to be used on wifi interfaces and 'stop' on ath inter‐ faces. stop <interface> Disable monitor mode and go back to managed mode (except for madwifi-ng where it kills the ath VAP). check [kill] List all possible programs that could interfere with the wireless card. If 'kill' is specified, it will try to kill all of them.
AUTHOR This manual page was written by Adam Cecile <@le-vert.net> for the Debian system (but may be used by others). Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU General Public License, Version 2 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation On Debian systems, the complete text of the GNU General Public License can be found in /usr/share/common-licenses/GPL.
SEE ALSO airbase-ng(8) aircrack-ng(1) airdecap-ng(1) airdecloak-ng(1) airdriver-ng(8) aireplay-ng(8) airodump-ng(8) airolib-ng(1) airserv-ng(8) airtun-ng(8) buddy-ng(1) easside-ng(8) ivstools(1) kstats(1) makeivs-ng(1) packetforge-ng(1) tkiptun-ng(8) wesside-ng(8)
Version 1.2-beta3 March 2014 AIRMON-NG(8)
This manual Reference Other manuals
airmon-ng(8) referred by airbase-ng(8) | aircrack-ng(1) | airdecap-ng(1) | airdecloak-ng(1) | aireplay-ng(8) | airmon-zc(8) | airodump-ng(8) | airolib-ng(1) | airserv-ng(8) | airtun-ng(8) | besside-ng(8) | besside-ng-crawler(1) | buddy-ng(1) | easside-ng(8) | ivstools(1) | kstats(1) | makeivs-ng(1) | packetforge-ng(1) | tkiptun-ng(8) | wesside-ng(8)
refer to airbase-ng(8) | aircrack-ng(1) | airdecap-ng(1) | airdecloak-ng(1) | aireplay-ng(8) | airodump-ng(8) | airolib-ng(1) | airserv-ng(8) | airtun-ng(8) | buddy-ng(1) | easside-ng(8) | ivstools(1) | kstats(1) | makeivs-ng(1) | packetforge-ng(1) | tkiptun-ng(8) | wesside-ng(8)