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WPA Brute-Force and Design Flaws…..

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Wi-Fi Protected Setup made easier to brute force

WPS simplifies the process of connecting a device to the Wi-Fi network by pushing a button to start the authentication, entering a PIN number from the new client into the access point, or entering an eight digit PIN number (usually printed on the device) from the access point to configure the connection.

http://www.h-online.com/security/news/item/Wi-Fi-Protected-Setup-made-easier-to-brute-force-1401822.html

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3 responses

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  3. Thank you for the Article, its my third time visiting your site and must say it is very interesting hope to check back soon.

    January 6, 2012 at 9:12 AM

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