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    is there a way?

    I was just curious if there is a way to tell what kind of encryption a connection is using? even if im not connected to it can i see if it requires a wpe/wpa or other?

  2. #2
    Linux Engineer
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    Jan 2005
    Saint Paul, MN
    Yes, by using the command:
    iwlist wlan0 scan
    Assuming you are user root and that the network device is wlan0.

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