Binary package “kismet” in ubuntu maverick

Wireless 802.11b monitoring tool

 Kismet is a 802.11b wireless network sniffer. It is capable of sniffing
 using almost any supported wireless card using the Airo, HostAP, Wlan-NG,
 and Orinoco (with a kernel patch) drivers.
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 Can make use of sox and festival to play audio alarms for network events
 and speak out network summary on discovery. Optionally works with gpsd
 to map scanning.