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Is there an app that can provide details about wifi access point config?

I'm wondering if there is an easier way to determine of the following parameters of a wifi network. For users who already have say a laptop connected to a wifi network. Does wifi network support ...
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Method to capture traffic going through a wireless router (802.11)

I am interested in monitoring and saving all wireless traffic going through a router (that includes the management frames sent from and the router too) but I am not sure what is the optimal strategy ...
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2answers
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Is there some capture filter (or alternatives) that is especially useful for wireless capture?

I'm capturing wireless traffic in monitor mode with WireShark. I want to capture traffic only for a certain BSS. While wlan.bssid == xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx works well as a display filter, I don't want my ...
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wireshark not seeing all packets on WiFi

I'm using Wireshark on OSX, trying to sniff my home network over WiFi. While I can see packets that are sent to/from the host I'm sniffing on, I'm not seeing anything else that goes over the WiFi. ...
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Why my laptop sends ARP request to itself?

I have just started to learn about protocols. While studying the packets in wireshark, I came across a ARP request sent by my machine to my own IP. Here is the details of the packet : No. Time ...
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unable to sniff traffic despite network interface being in monitor or promiscuous mode

I'm trying to sniff out my network's wireless traffic but am having issues. I'm able to put the card in monitor mode, but am unable to see any traffic except broadcasts, multicasts and probe/beacon ...
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Why can't I “decode” packets using Wireshark and some wireless network?

Re, I have no problem capturing packets on various wireless hotspots but there are a couple in my town that I just cannot understand why packets aren't being captured, other than those of my own. ...
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Extract files from traffic captured with WireShark

Is there a way to extract image, video files from WireShark capture files? Is there a tool to achieve this?