Install ALFA AC1200 AWUS036ACH Driver on Kali Linux

Install ALFA AC1200 AWUS036ACH Driver on Kali Linux
Install ALFA AC1200 AWUS036ACH Driver on Kali Linux
Install ALFA AC1200 AWUS036ACH Driver on Kali Linux
Install ALFA AC1200 AWUS036ACH Driver on Kali Linux
Install ALFA AC1200 AWUS036ACH Driver on Kali Linux

You might have bought the ALFA AC1200 adapter to learn Wi-Fi penetration testing but then, found that Kali isn’t recognizing your adapter.

This is one of the main issues that many people face when using this model of ALFA adapter with Kali.

To fix this issue, follow the instructions:

  1. Update Kali repositories
  2. Upgrade Kali tools
  3. Download and install the ALFA driver

In this video, you’ll learn how to download and install the ALFA AWUS036ACH Driver on your Kali Linux properly.

https://youtu.be/TZ2nYEYxkHo

After installing the driver, you’ll be able to enable monitor mode and use your ALFA adapter for packet injection.

The used commands:

apt-get update
apt-get upgrade -y
apt-get dist-upgrade -y
apt-get install dkms
apt-get install realtek-rtl88xxau-dkms
git clone https://github.com/aircrack-ng/rtl8812au.git
cd rtl8812au
make
make install

Lastly, you need to reboot your Kali Linux.

Saad Sarraj

I am a CyberSecurity and Ethical Hacking/Penetration Testing passionate. I am also a TryHackMe Top 1% CTF Player.

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