In this section, we will look at the most common tools used for SDR and analysis of radio signals. We will begin by getting started with the very basic tools and then use that to extract more information from radio packets.
To perform SDR-based security research, the following tools will be required:
- GNU Radio companion
To install the tools, the following repositories have the best build instructions.
Instead of installing from
apt-get, ensure that you build GNU Radio companion to get a better experience of working with SDR.