Table of Contents

Introduction

The Aircrack-ng SuiteAircrack-ng is a complete suite of tools to assess WiFi network security.

All tools are command line which allows for heavy scripting. A lot of GUIs have taken advantage of this feature. It works primarily Linux but also Windows, OS X, FreeBSD, OpenBSD, NetBSD, as well as Solaris and even eComStation 2.

It focuses on different areas of WiFi security:

We also maintain patches for:

Tell me more about Aircrack-ng

If you are impatient and want to know how to get started, jump to the Getting Started Tutorial.

Aircrack-ng was started at the end of February 2006. It is the Next Generation of aircrack with lots of new features:

News

DateTitleContent
10 Jul 2018Aircrack-ng 1.3We're bringing more good stuff in this release. We've been busy fixing bugs left and right, some of them thanks to Coverity Scan, valgrind and other static code analyzers.
We've also refactored some of the code and improved the code quality along the way. We can now successfully build across lot of platforms (Windows, Linux, BSD, OSX) and CPU architectures (x86 and 64 bit, ARM v7, ARM v8, PowerPC, etc).

The most notable changes are in Aircrack-ng. It gets a speed bump in most CPU architectures we support, the ability to pause/restore cracking session and using HCCAPx files.

Other tools also see improvements. All the details about them as well as pretty performance graphs, can be found in our blog post.
15 Apr 2018Aircrack-ng 1.2It's been way too long since the last stable release.

Compared to the last stable, 1.1, this release has a huge amount of improvements and fixes. The changelog since 1.1 is almost 300 lines long (1200+ commits). Code quality has improved, in parts thanks to Coverity Scan. We now switched to GitHub completely and have a few buildbots (including one for Windows) to test building and run the test suite on a different platforms.

Check out our blog post and changelog for more details.

More news...

Download

Current version

Latest version: 1.3

IMPORTANT Information Regarding Windows Version IMPORTANT
The windows version requires you to develop your own DLLs to link aircrack-ng to your wireless card. The required DLLs are not provided in the download nor available anywhere on the Internet. Without these DLLs, the windows version will not function. Do NOT post questions or problems to the forum regarding the windows version. At present, there is no support provided.

Changelog


The complete Changelog

Git Repository

Our code repository containing sources can be found at https://github.com/aircrack-ng/aircrack-ng.

We also use GitHub to track issues.

The download and installation instructions can be found on the installation page.

Driver patches

They can be found here... and this link explains how to install the driver(s) for your adapter(s).

Installation

Aircrack-ng Suite

Drivers

Support

Be sure to read the wiki. This wiki contains a vast amount of information to get you going and to resolve problems.

Documentation

Aircrack-ng suite

Tutorials

Other Documentation

Links to Key Resources

URLs

RSS

Donations

We would like to thank everyone who donate and/or contribute to Aircrack-ng.

If you would like to donate, consider Hackers for Charity.

Contact

If you have any question regarding this website (this wiki, forum, …), do not hesitate to contact me at info@aircrack-ng.org.


Thanks to devine for the original work and to everyone who contributed to aircrack (You know who you are) ;-)