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This package contains a eatureful rogue access point first presented at Defcon 22.

Installed size: 1.27 MB
How to install: sudo apt install hostapd-mana

  • libc6
  • libnl-3-200
  • libnl-genl-3-200
  • libssl3t64
  • openssl
  • ssl-cert
root@kali:~# hostapd-mana --help
hostapd-mana: invalid option -- '-'
hostapd-mana v2.6
User space daemon for IEEE 802.11 AP management,
IEEE 802.1X/WPA/WPA2/EAP/RADIUS Authenticator
Copyright (c) 2002-2016, Jouni Malinen <[email protected]> and contributors
By @singe ([email protected])
Original MANA EAP by Ian ([email protected])
Original karma patches by Robin Wood - [email protected]
Original EAP patches by Brad Antoniewicz @brad_anton
Sycophant by Michael Kruger @_cablethief
usage: hostapd [-hdBKtv] [-P <PID file>] [-e <entropy file>] \
         [-g <global ctrl_iface>] [-G <group>]\
         [-i <comma-separated list of interface names>]\
         <configuration file(s)>

   -h   show this usage
   -d   show more debug messages (-dd for even more)
   -B   run daemon in the background
   -e   entropy file
   -g   global control interface path
   -G   group for control interfaces
   -P   PID file
   -K   include key data in debug messages
   -i   list of interface names to use
   -S   start all the interfaces synchronously
   -t   include timestamps in some debug messages
   -v   show hostapd version

root@kali:~# hostapd-mana_cli -h
hostapd_cli v2.6
Copyright (c) 2004-2016, Jouni Malinen <[email protected]> and contributors

usage: hostapd_cli [-p<path>] [-i<ifname>] [-hvB] [-a<path>] \
                   [-P<pid file>] [-G<ping interval>] [command..]

   -h           help (show this usage text)
   -v           shown version information
   -p<path>     path to find control sockets (default: /var/run/hostapd-mana)
   -s<dir_path> dir path to open client sockets (default: /var/run/hostapd-mana)
   -a<file>     run in daemon mode executing the action file based on events
                from hostapd
   -B           run a daemon in the background
   -i<ifname>   Interface to listen on (default: first interface found in the
                socket path)

  ping = pings hostapd
  mib = get MIB variables (dot1x, dot11, radius)
  sta <addr> = get MIB variables for one station
  all_sta = get MIB variables for all stations
  new_sta <addr> = add a new station
  deauthenticate <addr> = deauthenticate a station
  disassociate <addr> = disassociate a station
  signature <addr> = get taxonomy signature for a station
  sa_query <addr> = send SA Query to a station
  get_config = show current configuration
  help = show this usage help
  interface [ifname] = show interfaces/select interface
  level <debug level> = change debug level
  license = show full hostapd_cli license
  quit = exit hostapd_cli
  mana_change_ssid = change the default SSID for when mana is off
  mana_get_ssid = get the default SSID for when mana is off
  mana_get_state = get whether mana is enabled or not
  mana_disable = disable mana
  mana_enable = enable mana
  mana_loud_off = disable mana's loud mode
  mana_loud_on = enable mana's loud mode
  mana_loud_state = check mana's loud mode
  mana_macacl_off = disable MAC ACLs at management frame level
  mana_macacl_on = enable MAC ACLs at management frame level
  mana_macacl_state = check mana's MAC ACL mode
  mana_wpe_off = disable mana's wpe mode
  mana_wpe_on = enable mana's wpe mode
  mana_wpe_state = check mana's wpe mode
  mana_eapsuccess_off = disable mana's eapsuccess mode
  mana_eapsuccess_on = enable mana's eapsuccess mode
  mana_eapsuccess_state = check mana's eapsuccess mode
  mana_eaptls_off = disable mana's eaptls mode
  mana_eaptls_on = enable mana's eaptls mode
  mana_eaptls_state = check mana's eaptls mode
  sycophant_get_state = get whether sycophant is enabled or not
  sycophant_disable = disable sycophant
  sycophant_enable = enable sycophant

Updated on: 2024-May-23