Imagine a ship alone at sea, hunted by pirates that would be happy to board the ship and purloin the bounty of cargo. Our product is Times Square on New Year's eve. Fake AP provides the cast of extras where hiding is possible: in plain sight, making it unlikely for an organization to be discovered.
Black Alchemy Weapons Lab
If one access point is good, 53,000 must be better.
Black Alchemy's Fake AP generates thousands of counterfeit 802.11b access points. Hide in plain sight amongst Fake AP's cacophony of beacon frames. As part of a honeypot or as an instrument of your site security plan, Fake AP confuses Wardrivers, NetStumblers, Script Kiddies, and other undesirables.
Fake AP is a proof of concept released under the GPL.
Fake AP runs on Linux (tested on RedHat 7.3). For *BSD versions, see the links below.
Perl 5.6 or later
One or more Prism2/2.5/3 based 802.11b cards with the CVS version of the Host AP Driver for Intersil Prism2/2.5/3 working
Download Fake AP here:
fakeap-0.3.2.tar.gz MD5 b5077cf7a164dc293ffbab6da79284ab
fakeap-0.3.1.tar.gz MD5 7678060adf2ea4e2822eca4225ce987a
David Coppa has made an OpenBSD version of Fake AP available here:
[2003-07-06 Broken Link, sorry! If you have the new URL, let us know]
A *BSD version from SolarfluX is available here:
0.3.2 - [2005-03-30] Added interface up/down at sugestion of baron.from.hell.
0.3.1 - [2002-10-12] Added word and MAC lists from Koaps and Stefan Puffer
0.3 - [2002-09-03] Slashdotted. Added WEP and Tx Power options.
0.2 - Initial public release