PyLorcon2 is a wrapper that allows using the Lorcon2 - Loss of Radio CONectivity (available here) library (written in C) which allows raw 802.11 injection, from a python application. The new version of the library uses the mac80211 driver commonly found in a linux distribution.


Release date 2010-02-25

License type GPLv3


Lorcon2 library installed.

Source Code

Source can be downloaded from


the wrapper must be compiled and installed. You can compile it by running:

python build

And to install it system-wide:

python install


PyLorcon2 is released under version 3 of the GNU General Public License.

Related information

Researchers: Andres Blanco