We worked hard during the last months to bring an easy to use solution that won’t require kernel modifications.
For years Broadcom-based NICs were unable to be placed into Monitor mode due to Broadcom's policy on restricting the release of their driver code, but today that stance has softened (for example, KisMAC-ng can now be used with a Broadcom-based Apple Airport Extreme interface in Monitor mode 1). When a network interface is placed into Monitor. How to Install the Broadcom BCM43142 Driver on Kali Linux - In this article, I will explain the steps to install the Broadcom BCM43142 802.11b/g/n driver on Kali Linux. If you install Linux on a laptop that uses the BCM43142 chipset, the wifi driver will not automatically activate, which means you have to install the wifi driver manually so that the wifi on your laptop can be used. Re: monitor mode and injection for Broadcom cipset « Reply #1 on: April 20, 2014, 02:01:54 am » wl does not and never will support monitor mode as explained in the documentation. The problem is, you cannot sniff public traffic with monitor mode using the above Broadcom STA driver. Art text download freesoftrareabcsoft windows 7. So click on Do not user the device and save it and restart your computer. This option does not mean anything that it's name really implies. Enable Monitor Mode in BroadCom wireless card You can use a bash script in ubuntu called airmon-ng to put your wireless card in monitor mode. Just run following command. Sudo airmon-ng start wlan0 You can see following output.
The new solution is a normal android APK that you can try to install on your **ROOTED** device.
It should work on most devices with the supported chipset, but we won't know until you try it :)
Broadcom Monitor ModeCurrently tested on the following devices:
- GS 1 - Cyanogen 7
- GS 2 - Cyanogen 9 & 10
- Nexus One - Cyanogen 7
- Nexus 7 - Cyanogen 9
We are currently working on GS3&4 support (which have a different broadcom chipset), we will release it “when it’s done”.
please note that this code is experimental and you use it at your own risk and we are not responsible nor liable for any damage or loss of data. Sometimes unexpected things might go wrong and you might end up with a device that is no longer functional. Be warned and please take the responsibility yourself--it is your own risk and no one else can be held responsible.
You can download the apk from our google code page:
(Direct link: https://bcmon.googlecode.com/files/bcmon.apk)
Our slides from RECon:
Video of the lecture: