kismet

Description:IEEE 802.11 wireless LAN sniffer
License: GPL-2
Homepage:https://www.kismetwireless.net
Location:Portage
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  • ~ - unstable
  • M - hardmask
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USE flags

  • client - Build the ncurses-based user interface
  • dbus - Enable dbus support for anything that needs it (gpsd, gnomemeeting, etc)
  • kernel_linux - KERNEL setting for system using the Linux kernel
  • libusb - Support libusb based capture sources such as mousejack, cc2540(ble), and nrf51822(ble)
  • lm-sensors - Add linux lm-sensors (hardware sensors) support
  • lm_sensors - Add linux lm_sensors (hardware sensors) support
  • mousejack - Add support for mousejack hardware using dev-libs/libusb
  • networkmanager - Enable net-misc/networkmanager support
  • pcre - Build with pcre support
  • plugin-autowep - Build the autowep plugin
  • plugin-btscan - Build the btscan plugin
  • plugin-dot15d4 - Build the dot15d4 plugin
  • plugin-ptw - Build the ptw plugin
  • plugin-spectools - Build the spectools plugin. This uses net-wireless/spectools
  • plugin-syslog - Build the syslog plugin.
  • python_single_target_python3_6 - Build for Python 3.6 only
  • python_single_target_python3_7 - Build for Python 3.7 only
  • python_single_target_python3_8 - Build for Python 3.8 only
  • python_targets_python2_7 - Build with Python 2.7
  • python_targets_python3_6 - Build with Python 3.6
  • rtlsdr - Enable rtlsdr based kismet capture sources
  • ruby - Build extras which are written in ruby, example plugins and the like.
  • selinux - !!internal use only!! Security Enhanced Linux support, this must be set by the selinux profile or breakage will occur
  • speech - Audio support using app-accessibility/flite
  • suid - Install a setuid root helper binary with limited functionality; this allows running kismet as a normal user, significantly reducing security risks
  • ubertooth - Enable capture source for ubertooth to sniff bluetooth low energy
  • udev - Enable virtual/udev integration (device discovery, power and storage device support, etc)

Security Advisory

Date Severity Title
almost 15 years high Kismet: Multiple vulnerabilities

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