Kismet on Lenovo IdeaPad V470To use Kismet to monitor wireless networks on the Lenovo IdeaPad V470 you must edit the kismet configuration file, /etc/kismet/kismet.conf and change two lines. For the field suiduser remove the hash (#) and set to your username, e.g.:
suiduser=sgordonFor the source field set it to:
source=iwl4965,wlan0,intelThen after you made sure your wireless LAN is working (in particular, test that you can connect to a wireless AP) then run kismet:
$ sudo kismetHappy monitoring!
Created on Thu, 29 Sep 2011, 10:31pm
Last changed on Wed, 16 May 2012, 8:37pm