Updated: Mar 29
Normally our device has managed mode. This mode will only capture packets that have our device’s MAC address as the destination MAC.
But we use Monitor Mode can listen to every packet that’s around us.
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How to change to monitor mode
Checking the name fo your wifi card
First, you need to find out the mode which your wireless card is currently using. After that type in the following commands.
Enabling Monitor Mode
Now you need to select the name of your wifi card for me its wlan0 so then I am going to type in
sudo airmon-ng start 'the name of your wifi card'
(For me its 'sudo airmon-ng start wlan0')
Checking If Monitor Mode Is Enabled
So now we need to check if monitor mode is enabled on our wifi card for this type in
If the following process did not enable monitor mode
Type in this command before typing in ' sudo airmon-ng start 'name of your wifi card '
sudo airmon-ng check kill
Once you complete all the steps your device is eligible to listen to every packet that’s around you.
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