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I noticed that with deauthentication display filter on (wlan.fc.type_subtype eq 12), wireshark can only see broadcast deauthentication (but not client specific deauthentication). This is confirmed as we able to see the client specific deauthentication message with a different software. Can you confirm whether it is a limitation with wireshark and whether it will be fixed in the near future?


asked 07 Mar '14, 15:53

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can you provide a sample capture file with two frames in the same file (on google drive, dropbox,

  • a frame with broadcast deauthentication
  • a frame with client deauthentication
(09 Mar '14, 03:28) Kurt Knochner ♦
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