Kismet Alternatives for Mac

    Kismet is not available for Mac but there are some alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac alternative is NetSpot, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to Kismet and eight of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Kismet are Intercepter-NG (Free), WiFi Explorer (Paid), Wifiner - WiFi Analyzer (Paid) and WiFi Scanner (Paid).

    This page was last updated Aug 3, 2021

    1. NetSpot is a simple and accessible wireless survey tool, which allows collecting, visualizing and analyzing Wi-Fi data.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • BSD
      • iPad
      Intercepter-NG is a multifunctional network toolkit for various types of IT specialists. The main purpose is to recover *interesting* data from the network stream and perform different kinds of MiTM attacks.

      Discontinued

      App unavailable on Play Store and website is flagged by modern browsers as potentially malicious.

      Warning

      Website blocked by modern browsers as possible trojan.

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    2. WiFi Explorer is a tool to scan, find, and troubleshoot wireless networks. It can be used to quickly identify channel conflicts, overlapping and other factors (e.g.
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    3. Easily analyze your Wi-Fi and see the issues preventing you from having a stable and fast connection. You can run a comprehensive scan of your wireless network, get an interactive color-coded heatmap, and see the "dead" zones clearly.
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    4. A 802.11 wireless scanner and connection manager for Mac OS X. WiFi Scanner will detect access points and clients in ad-hoc mode if the SSID is being broadcasted. It can be used for wireless site surveys, wireless discovery, and to connect to WiFi networks.
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    5. With Homedale you can search for Wi-Fi / WLAN Access Points and monitor their signal strength. Use the detected access points with Google Geolocation and Mozilla Location Service to locate yourself.
    6. Scanning for wireless networks is now easier and more personalized! AirRadar allows you to scan for open networks and tag them as favourites or filter them out.
    7. Want to monitor your area networks? Identify and troubleshoot issue with your home, small office or enterprise network? Gather useful information about your network performance? Are you simply in search of an elegant replacement of the default OSX wireless utility?
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