Why wpa_supplicant succeeds but no encryption?

Bryan Kadzban bryan at kadzban.is-a-geek.net
Fri Oct 14 06:51:22 EDT 2005


henri wrote:
> But the pb is, when i capture the frames with tcpdump, nothing is
> encrypted after the initail EAP authentification! all my ftp is
> visible, etc.

tcpdump from the machine that's sending that data?  That's expected --
the data gets encrypted, then sent out over the air, after tcpdump is
given a copy of it.

Try a wireless sniff from another machine; you should see different
results.
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