Results 1 to 5 of 5

Thread: error when using "wash" tool

  1. #1
    Join Date
    2014-Jul
    Posts
    3

    Exclamation error when using "wash" tool

    "Found packet with bad FCS, skipping..." this is what I get when I use wash tool

    Code:
    root@localhost:~# wash -i mon0
    
    Wash v1.4 WiFi Protected Setup Scan Tool
    Copyright (c) 2011, Tactical Network Solutions, Craig Heffner <cheffner@tacnetsol.com>
    
    BSSID                  Channel       RSSI       WPS Version       WPS Locked        ESSID
    ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    ^C
    and it keeps on going until I press ctrl+c
    it used to work when I first installed Kali, but I have no idea what happened

  2. #2
    Join Date
    2013-Jul
    Posts
    841
    You can get an error listed above when your wifi device doesnot support packet injection.

    MTB

  3. #3
    Join Date
    2014-Jul
    Posts
    3
    But it worked several times when I first installed kali on the same device, but not anymore.

  4. #4
    Join Date
    2013-Jul
    Location
    North Carolina
    Posts
    16
    Just use the -C command to see the results of wash.

  5. #5
    Join Date
    2014-Sep
    Posts
    1

    Talking Try this

    Quote Originally Posted by KhaleD View Post
    "Found packet with bad FCS, skipping..." this is what I get when I use wash tool

    Code:
    root@localhost:~# wash -i mon0
    
    Wash v1.4 WiFi Protected Setup Scan Tool
    Copyright (c) 2011, Tactical Network Solutions, Craig Heffner <cheffner@tacnetsol.com>
    
    BSSID                  Channel       RSSI       WPS Version       WPS Locked        ESSID
    ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    [!] Found packet with bad FCS, skipping...
    ^C
    and it keeps on going until I press ctrl+c
    it used to work when I first installed Kali, but I have no idea what happened

    wash -i mon0 --ignore-fcs

    That should work for you

Similar Threads

  1. Missing "bdaddr" tool - how to change Mac-Adress in Kali?
    By Onkelpoe in forum TroubleShooting Archive
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 2016-07-08, 08:01
  2. Replies: 2
    Last Post: 2016-02-14, 19:47
  3. "Wash" Command problem
    By Pedrarakne in forum General Archive
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 2015-07-30, 08:34

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •