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I have been searching around for someone else who has had the same issue for a little while and have given up. I was attempting to decrypt the traffic on my network which is using WPA (Personal) with Wireshark's built-in decryption key's tool and have been unsuccessful so far.

I then tried decrypting the wpa-Induction.pcap ( capture file and had no luck. Before I revert to a previous version of Wireshark where decryption was working (according to other posts here), does anyone have any suggestions to resolve this issue?


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Version 1.8.2

Compiled (32-bit) with GTK+ 2.24.13, with Cairo 1.12.2, with Pango 1.30.1, with GLib 2.34.0, with libpcap, with libz 1.2.7, with POSIX capabilities (Linux), with SMI 0.4.8, with c-ares
1.9.1, with Lua 5.1, without Python, with GnuTLS
2.12.14, with Gcrypt 1.5.0, with MIT Kerberos, with GeoIP, with PortAudio V19-devel (built Oct  8 2012 16:25:16), with AirPcap.

Running on Linux 3.5.0-17-generic, with locale en_US.UTF-8, with libpcap version
1.3.0, with libz 1.2.7, GnuTLS 2.12.14, Gcrypt 1.5.0, without AirPcap.

Built using gcc 4.7.2.

asked 06 Feb '13, 20:30

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While the current maintenance release of stable branch would be sufficient, as this was fixed in 1.8.4 through r45696.

(06 Feb '13, 22:18) Jaap ♦

Thanks Jaap. I figured it was a minor bug in the handling of the key, but a cursory search of bugzilla didn't show much.

(07 Feb '13, 05:12) phelanx

I've resolved my issue by moving to the bleeding edge -- Version 1.9.0 (SVN Rev 47530 from /trunk)

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answered 06 Feb '13, 21:20

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