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Mac Address Question

Discussion in 'BlackHat Lounge' started by shhhitsokay, Feb 11, 2012.

  1. shhhitsokay

    shhhitsokay Regular Member

    Dec 6, 2011
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    Is it easy to pretty much "spoof" the mac address? I read a tutorial and it seemed pretty straight forward. Could someone tell me a little more in depth the benefits and disadvantages of doing it (besides making your computer ID unknown) i.e. - untraceable, might not be able to connect to certain sites, etc

    By spoofing, can I just make up a random alphanumeric? I read on a tutorial that you just remove the hyphens. How often would I need to keep changing the mac address or should I keep rotating with random ones?

    The reason why I ask is, I believe my adsense account was banned when they got my mac address. That's really the only way I can think of why they denied my appeal.
  2. Earthquake

    Earthquake Newbie

    Mar 10, 2009
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    yes. it is easy to spoof mac address.