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This package contains WIG (Wi-Fi Information Gathering), a utility for Wi-Fi device fingerprinting. Supported protocols and standards:

  • Apple Wireless Direct Link (AWDL)
  • Cisco Client Extension (CCX)
  • HP Printers Custom Information Element
  • Wi-Fi Direct (P2P)
  • Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS)

This tool doesn’t perform channel hopping, use tools such as chopping or airodump-ng.

Installed size: 166 KB
How to install: sudo apt install wig-ng

  • python3
  • python3-impacket
  • python3-pcapy
  • python3-setproctitle
[email protected]:~# wig-ng -h
usage: [-h] [-v] [-c count] [-a]
                 (-i network interface | -r pcap file | -R pcap directory)

  -h, --help            show this help message and exit
  -v, --verbose         Output verbosity (incremental).
  -c count, --concurrent count
                        Number of PCAP capture files to process
  -a, --active          Some modules can perform frame injection, this is
                        define by setting the active mode.
  -i network interface, --interface network interface
                        IEEE 802.11 network interface on monitor mode.
  -r pcap file          PCAP capture file with IEEE 802.11 network traffic.
  -R pcap directory     Directory with PCAP capture files.

Updated on: 2022-Aug-05