[Gllug] WEP security experiences

Juergen.Schinker ba1020 at homie.homelinux.net
Tue Jun 19 21:04:08 UTC 2007

Caroline Ford schrieb:

> I've never managed to get enough traffic. I'm surrounded by WEPed access
> points but kismet finds 1 encypted packet an hour, if that. They just
> seem to be sending out beacons :(
> People must be using them, I presume - just not close enough to me to
> pick up traffic.
> (The aim of this was to see how broken WEP was, kimset does all that for
> you anyway. I wasn't dreaming of actually using a WEPed access point, as
> that's pretty evil and illegal..)
  kismet is very passive for not being detected...
so you think

using an open AP in an cafe is good and legal

using an WEPed AP (cracked) in an cafe is evil and illegal

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