Driver RTL8187/Stacks-mac80211 (for ALFA-AWUS036h)
- These drivers are particularly suited for connections to the Internet, (more stable of r8187), and fully compatible with Network-Manager 0.7 installed by default on Ubuntu 9.04.
- Supports all encryption without problems. (open, WEP and WPA/WPA2)
- With Compact-Wireless, the "injection" and all "attack" of Aireplay-ng, are already supported without installing any "patch".
Driver r8187/Stacks-ieee80211 (for ALFA-AWUS036h)
- This driver is recommended for use with the Suite of Aircrack-ng, but not particularly suitable for Internet connections, as less stable and discontinuous at regular intervals.
- The r8187 is compatible with Network-Manager 0.7, installed by default on Ubuntu 9.04, and supporting the encryption OPEN and WEP (no WPA/WPA2)
- To establish links with WPA/WPA2 encryption, require a manual setup.
- The "injection" and all "attacks" of Aireplay-ng, are supported after installing the appropriate "patch".
Driver RT2800/Stacks-mac80211 (for ALFA-AWUS050NH)
- Excellent stability of connection even with the lowest signals, and fully supported by Network-Manager with all encryption. (open, WEP and WPA/WPA2)
- With Compact-Wireless, the "injection" and all "attacks" of Aireplay-ng, are already supported natively without installing any "patch".
- For "spoffing" the mac-address with "macchanger" is needed the driver rt2800usb.