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Wireshark cannot decrypt wireless packets


Wireshark cannot decrypt WEP packets with 64-bit (10 digits) WEP key given.

What it shows is just a bunch of 802.11 packets and LLC packets, and IP addresses are even not visible.

Is it because Wireshark detects my key as invalid, or is it because the captured packets are corrupted?

asked 04 Jan '14, 00:04

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can you post a screenshot of the

  • frames without decryption
  • the same frames decrypted

Please add the packet details pane of one frame

(12 Jan '14, 15:03) Kurt Knochner ♦