Forum Thread: How to Correctly Configure Realtek RTL8191SU WLAN USB to Use Reaver and Aircrack-Ng on Kali-Linux.

I cannot get my realtek RTL8191SU WLAN USB to enter monitor mode

Do i need to patch the driver to be able to use monitor mode using Reaver and aircrack-ng on Kali-Linux?
an someone help me to correctly configure my Realtek RTL8191SU WLAN USB.
I have read up a lot about this, but i cannot get it to work.
i know it is possible using this device. i just need help to configure it properly.
I would appreciate someone helping me to fix this issue.
Thank-you in advance.

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4 Responses

That card is not on the aircrack-ng compatibility list.

hi occupytheweb.

im pretty sure it can be used if patched correctly. this is where im having trouble correctly configuring it with right driver.


Good luck with that! Let me know what you find.


I did a lot of research too but no luck.. i guess im throwing my rtl819su to the trash or bury it in my yard. let me know if you find something tho

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