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Re: pentesting and macbook pro
From: "Eagle Fire" <tlecuauhtli () googlemail com>
Date: Wed, 26 Jul 2006 13:11:14 +0100

  May be this is not topic to the forum but, Has somebody used any of
the live distros like Back Track or STD in a mac book pro?

-ef

On 25/07/06, DaKahuna <da.kahuna () gmail com> wrote:
Kelly,

  I am using a D-Link DWL-122 with my MBP and it works just fine.  OS
X sees it as a Prism 2 chipset and KisMAC uses it natively.  I have
also used it successfully on other systems with both Auditor and
BackTrack.

Other than having to use Rosetta every once in a while to get a DMG
to work correctly, I do not see any problems with the MBP.  I have
Windows XP installed under Paralles but have not spent any time with it.


On Jul 22, 2006, at 4:45 PM, kelly () cliffhanger com wrote:

> I just bought a macbook pro.  I can still take it
> back if I want to but, I'm wondering if any of you
> find the macbook pro (intel proc) useful for pen
> testing?
>
> I'm running an app called parallels.  Parallels is
> like vmware for mac.  But I'm not sure if I can
> build internal networks like vmware tho.
>
> My biggest question is ...
>
>  - What usb wireless cards are available that work
>    with the bootable linux distros (for pen
>    testing)?
>
>  - Is the macbook pro (intel) useful for pen
>    testing?
>
> --
> kelly
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