AirSnort is a free software application from the Other subcategory, part of the Security & Privacy category.
The app is currently available in English and it was last updated on 2005-01-10. The program can be installed on 32-bit MS Windows (NT/2000/XP)
All POSIX (Linux/BSD/UNIX-like OSes)
AirSnort is a wireless LAN (WLAN) tool which cracks encryption keys on 802.11b WEP networks. AirSnort operates by passively monitoring transmissions, computing the encryption key when enough packets have been gathered.
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