Probe Request Sniffer

Wi-Fi probe request sniffer.

class probequest.probe_request_sniffer.ProbeRequestSniffer(config)[source]

Wi-Fi probe request sniffer.

It is composed of a packet sniffer and a packet parser, both running in a thread and intercommunicating using a queue.

is_running()[source]

Returns true if the probe request sniffer is running and false otherwise.

new_parser()[source]

Creates a new parsing thread.

new_sniffer()[source]

Creates a new sniffing thread.

If the ‘–fake’ option is set, a fake packet sniffer will be used.

start()[source]

Starts the probe request sniffer.

This method will start the sniffing and parsing threads.

stop()[source]

Stops the probe request sniffer.

This method will stop the sniffing and parsing threads.