[nycbug-talk] Fwd: Firmware license

Isaac Levy ike
Wed Oct 27 14:28:23 EDT 2004

>> I'm under the impression this is a problem for most G cards?
> Looking at the kismac wiki, it appears that the AE card is Broadcom  
> and that other broadcom cards have the same issue.  Of course if you  
> have a powerbook with a pcmcia slot, you're all set as you can throw  
> just about any card in there.
> Any chipset that allows "passive" capture can do WEP cracking, but  
> currently the Broadcom cards don't allow this.  A rundown on "active  
> vs. passive" is here:
> http://binaervarianz.de/projekte/programmieren/kismac/wiki/wiki.php/ 
> KisMAC/FAQTechnicalPassiveVsActive
> Supported cards are here:
> http://binaervarianz.de/projekte/programmieren/kismac/hardwarelist.php
> Charles

SWEET.  Thanks for nailing the right links Charles!


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