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8% remove it92% keep it
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2009.06.1.0 75.00%
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Kismet 2008-05-R1 for Windows

What is Kismet 2008-05-R1 for Windows?  (from CACE Technologies)

Kismet is an 802.11 layer2 wireless network detector, sniffer, and intrusion detection system. Kismet will work with any wireless card which supports raw monitoring (rfmon) mode, and (with appropriate hardware) can sniff 802.11b, 802.11a, 802.11g, and 802.11n traffic. Kismet also supports plugins which allow sniffing o...  Read more


Kismet 2008-05-R1 for Windows is a program developed by CACE Technologies. The most used version is 2009.06.1.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is kismetrunner.exe. The software installer includes 13 files and is usually about 42.55 MB (44,617,248 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 64% of users of Kismet 2008-05-R1 for Windows come from the United States, it is also popular in IQ and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.cacetech.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\kismet
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Kismet\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 42.55 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Kismet 2008-05-R1 for Windows

Program executable:kismetrunner.exe
AirpcapConf MFC Application
Path:C:\Program Files\kismet\kismetrunner.exe
Additional files:
  • Uninstall.exe - Kismet 2008-05-R1 for Windows (Kismet 2008-05-R1 for Windows installer)
  • KismetConf.exe - KismetConf Application (KismetConf MFC Application)
  • cygwin1.dll (by Red Hat) - Cygwin (Cygwin® POSIX Emulation DLL)
  • kill.exe
  • kismet_client.exe
  • kismet_drone.exe
  • kismet_server.exe
  • Notepad2.exe - Notepad2

How do I remove Kismet 2008-05-R1 for Windows?

You can uninstall Kismet 2008-05-R1 for Windows from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Kismet 2008-05-R1 for Windows, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Kismet 2008-05-R1 for Windows.

Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win 7 13%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 75.00%
Windows XP 25.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 57.14%
Windows Se7en Titan 14.29%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.29%
Microsoft Windows XP 14.29%

Distribution by countryGeography

63.64% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 63.64%
  IQ 18.18%
  France 9.09%
  Netherlands 9.09%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 42.86%
Toshiba 14.29%
NEC 14.29%
Dell 14.29%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 33.33%
TOSHIBA Satellite P855 16.67%
Gigabyte Z68X-UD3H-B3 16.67%
Dell Dell DXP051 16.67%

About CACE Technologies

CACE is the sponsor behind Wireshark and WinPcap, the most widely used Open Source network traffic capture and analysis tools.
Publisher URL: www.cacetech.com


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