How to: Capture WLAN WiFi Probe Requests on Mac with tcpdump

Simply open a Terminal and typ:

tcpdump -I -e -i en1 -s 256 type mgt subtype probe-req

where en1 is your wlan interface.

For my experiments i’m using a Alfa AWUS036NH WLAN Adapter.

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Posted on February 27, 2014, in Uncategorized and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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