mdk3 - Wireless attack tool for IEEE 802.11 networks

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package filename mdk3_6.0-6_amd64.deb
Package name mdk3
Package version 6.0
Package release 6
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category net
License -
Maintainer Debian Security Tools <>
Download size 80.55 KB
Installed size 171.00 KB
MDK is a proof-of-concept tool to exploit common
IEEE 802.11 (wifi) protocol weaknesses.
* Bruteforce MAC Filters.
* Bruteforce hidden SSIDs (some small SSID wordlists included).
* Probe networks to check if they can hear you.
* Intelligent Authentication-DoS to freeze APs (with success checks).
* FakeAP - Beacon Flooding with channel hopping (can crash NetStumbler and
some buggy drivers)
* Disconnect everything (aka AMOK-MODE) with Deauthentication and
Disassociation packets.
* WPA TKIP Denial-of-Service.
* WDS Confusion - Shuts down large scale multi-AP installations.


Package Version Architecture Repository
mdk3_6.0-6_i386.deb 6.0 i386 Debian Main
mdk3 - - -


Name Value
aircrack-ng -
libc6 >= 2.14


Type URL
Binary Package mdk3_6.0-6_amd64.deb
Source Package mdk3

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install mdk3 deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install mdk3




2018-09-26 - Samuel Henrique <>
mdk3 (6.0-6) unstable; urgency=medium
* Bump Standards-Version to 4.2.1
* Update my email address on remaining files
* d/mdk3.1: fix typo
2018-08-09 - Samuel Henrique <>
mdk3 (6.0-5) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Raphaƫl Hertzog ]
* Update team maintainer address to Debian Security Tools
* Update Vcs-Git and Vcs-Browser for the move to
[ Samuel Henrique ]
* Bump DH to 11
* Update Standards-Version to 4.2.0
* update my email to
* d/control: set priority to optional, was extra
* d/copyright: update debian/* entry
* d/p/makefile_dependency.patch: new patch to fix FTCBFS,
thanks to Helmut Grohne (closes: #905719)
2016-11-06 - Samuel Henrique <>
mdk3 (6.0-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* debian/patch/sparc.path: New patch to fix FTBFS on sparc64 caused because
osdep/byteorder.h assumes it is running on Solaris.
2016-11-06 - Samuel Henrique <>
mdk3 (6.0-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* debian/control: Change Architecture from any to linux-any
(closes: #843092, #843093).
* debian/mdk3.1: Update to point to example files correct location.
* debian/patches:
- example_file.patch: Update to point to correct location.
- makefile_flags.patch: Update to fix FTBFS with parallel builds
(closes: #843086).
- linux_macro.patch: New patch, check for "__linux__" macro instead of
"linux", this fix FTBFS when running GCC with GNU extensions disabled
(closes: #843089).
- radiotap_needs_types_h.patch: New patch from OpenWRT, fix FTBFS on mips.
2016-11-02 - Samuel Henrique <>
mdk3 (6.0-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Implement suggestions from lumin:
- reword extended description
- move docs in a better location
- fix manpages and install files.
2016-08-27 - Samuel Henrique <>
mdk3 (6.0-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Initial release, this package was based on the work of the people at kali:
Sophie Brun, Mati Aharoni and dookie, thanks folks. (Closes: #836796)

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