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802.11 Wi-Fi SSID broadcast [closed]

Assume I'm a router manufacturer. I'm wondering if I can gather data about users that are seeking for available Wi-Fi networks. Maybe RTC/CTS http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IEEE_802.11_RTS/CTS ? I ...
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clone ip and mac addr on wlan

what will happen if i clone another pc on a wlan network? consider the following scenario. PC1(victim) mac1 ip1 PC2(attacker) mac2 ip2. I set mac2 = mac1 and ip2 = ip1 i ran the following ...
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How does a device search for available wifi networks? [closed]

Say you have a wifi device (D) and a wifi router (R) that have never shared radio waves before, and are within range. How does D discover that R exists? Does R constantly broadcast a message with its ...
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Can I translate the MAC address to the exact ethernet card model?

I know that if I have the mac address I can find the vendor of the card but is it possible to find the exact model?
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Can I get the Network Adapter type (wired / wireless) from its MAC address?

I know I can get the card manufacturer ID from the MAC address, what about the "type" ?
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Will MAC filtering increase Wifi security?

I've always thought that you should enable MAC filtering to increase Wifi security (in addition to using WPA2). Now I've found this article (Wireless LAN security hall of shame) that says MAC ...