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WepAttack – WLAN 802.11 WEP Key Hacking Tool

WepAttack is a WLAN open source Linux WEP key hacking tool for breaking 802.11 WEP keys using a wordlist based dictionary attack. This tool is based on an active dictionary attack that tests millions of words to find the right key. Only one packet is required to start an attack. What is a WEP Key? […]

Topic: Wireless Hacking

wifite – Mass Wifi WEP / WPA Key Cracking Tool

wifite is created to attack multiple WEP and WPA encrypted networks at the same time. This tool is customizable to be automated with only a few arguments and can be trusted to run without supervision. It’s a great tool to script into part of a toolkit for Wifi security assessments and is a handy wifi […]

Topic: Hacking Tools, Wireless Hacking

Confused by WEP, WPA, TKIP, AES & Other Wireless Security Acronyms?

I found an interesting article today which sums up most of the acryonyms involved in wireless networks and wireless security and explain them all in brief. It may clear things up for some people who get overwhelmed by all the jargon, especially with the recent news hitting the mainstream about WPA being partially cracked. Users […]

Topic: Hacking News, Wireless Hacking

aircrack-ng – WEP and WPA-PSK Key Cracking Program

aircrack is an 802.11 WEP and WPA-PSK keys cracking program that can recover keys once enough data packets have been captured. It implements the standard FMS attack along with some optimizations like KoreK attacks, thus making the attack much faster compared to other WEP cracking tools. In fact, aircrack is a set of tools for […]

Topic: Hacking Tools, Wireless Hacking