airodump-ng-oui-update Description

airodump-ng-oui-update is a small utility included in the aircrack-ng package and is used to download the OUI list from the IEEE. It allows airodump-ng to fill in the manufacturer name when generating NetXML files.

Source: Aircrack-ng Wiki
airodump-ng-oui-update Homepage | Kali aircrack-ng Repo

  • Author: Thomas d’Otreppe
  • License: GPLv2

airodump-ng-oui-update Usage Example

airodump-ng-oui-update does not have any options. Run the command and wait for it to complete.

root@kali:~# airodump-ng-oui-update
/usr/sbin/update-ieee-data
Updating /var/lib/ieee-data//oui.txt
    Checking permissions on /var/lib/ieee-data//oui.txt
    Downloading https://standards.ieee.org/develop/regauth/oui/oui.txt to /var/lib/ieee-data//oui.txt
    Checking header
    Temporary location /tmp/ieee-data_y1vJ3E to be moved to /var/lib/ieee-data//oui.txt
    /var/lib/ieee-data//oui.txt updated.
Updating /var/lib/ieee-data//mam.txt
    Checking permissions on /var/lib/ieee-data//mam.txt
    Downloading https://standards.ieee.org/develop/regauth/oui28/mam.txt to /var/lib/ieee-data//mam.txt
    Checking header
    Temporary location /tmp/ieee-data_y1vJ3E to be moved to /var/lib/ieee-data//mam.txt
    /var/lib/ieee-data//mam.txt updated.
Updating /var/lib/ieee-data//oui36.txt
    Checking permissions on /var/lib/ieee-data//oui36.txt
    Downloading https://standards.ieee.org/develop/regauth/oui36/oui36.txt to /var/lib/ieee-data//oui36.txt
    Checking header
    Temporary location /tmp/ieee-data_y1vJ3E to be moved to /var/lib/ieee-data//oui36.txt
    /var/lib/ieee-data//oui36.txt updated.
Updating /var/lib/ieee-data//iab.txt
    Checking permissions on /var/lib/ieee-data//iab.txt
    Downloading https://standards.ieee.org/develop/regauth/iab/iab.txt to /var/lib/ieee-data//iab.txt
    Checking header
    Temporary location /tmp/ieee-data_y1vJ3E to be moved to /var/lib/ieee-data//iab.txt
    /var/lib/ieee-data//iab.txt updated.
Updating /var/lib/ieee-data//oui.csv
    Checking permissions on /var/lib/ieee-data//oui.csv
    Downloading https://standards.ieee.org/develop/regauth/oui/oui.csv to /var/lib/ieee-data//oui.csv
    Checking header
    Temporary location /tmp/ieee-data_y1vJ3E to be moved to /var/lib/ieee-data//oui.csv
    /var/lib/ieee-data//oui.csv updated.
Updating /var/lib/ieee-data//mam.csv
    Checking permissions on /var/lib/ieee-data//mam.csv
    Downloading https://standards.ieee.org/develop/regauth/oui28/mam.csv to /var/lib/ieee-data//mam.csv
    Checking header
    Temporary location /tmp/ieee-data_y1vJ3E to be moved to /var/lib/ieee-data//mam.csv
    /var/lib/ieee-data//mam.csv updated.
Updating /var/lib/ieee-data//oui36.csv
    Checking permissions on /var/lib/ieee-data//oui36.csv
    Downloading https://standards.ieee.org/develop/regauth/oui36/oui36.csv to /var/lib/ieee-data//oui36.csv
    Checking header
    Temporary location /tmp/ieee-data_y1vJ3E to be moved to /var/lib/ieee-data//oui36.csv
    /var/lib/ieee-data//oui36.csv updated.
Updating /var/lib/ieee-data//iab.csv
    Checking permissions on /var/lib/ieee-data//iab.csv
    Downloading https://standards.ieee.org/develop/regauth/iab/iab.csv to /var/lib/ieee-data//iab.csv
    Checking header
    Temporary location /tmp/ieee-data_y1vJ3E to be moved to /var/lib/ieee-data//iab.csv
    /var/lib/ieee-data//iab.csv updated.
    Running parsers from /var/lib/ieee-data//update.d
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