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RE: Wireless Scanning
From: "Jason T" <security () jason id au>
Date: Tue, 28 Sep 2004 08:09:50 +1000

Just a comment on using a WEP cracking programs.  I heard from Keith Parsons
who is an expert wireless teacher saying that WEP cracking in the wild today
doesn't exist in most cases.  

In early 2002 all vendors saw the weak IV as an attack.  So they changed the
firmware to no longer support those weak IV's.  If you want to crack WEP it
will most likely be on an AP that has a firmware version prior to 2002.

Any comments on this?


-----Original Message-----
From: Lodin, Steven {D106~Indianapolis} 
[mailto:steven.lodin () ROCHE COM] 
Sent: Tuesday, 28 September 2004 12:38 AM
To: Carney, Mark; Pen-Test
Subject: RE: Wireless Scanning

(Trying not to steal the thunder, just to whet your appetite. 
 You can send me a zinger if I messed up :-)

Look for a new Auditor version (looks like it will be labeled 
Auditor 3) to come out in the next few of weeks.  There will 
be a couple of new tools.

From the author of Auditor:

"Aircrack is a better WEP cracker like Airsnort."
"The second one is named chopchop and is an active WEP 
decrypting attack."
"P.S. A WPA preshared password cracker is also on the way."


For those of you using Auditor, did you donate?  We did.


-----Original Message-----
From: Carney, Mark [mailto:Mark.Carney () fishnetsecurity com]
Sent: Friday, September 24, 2004 11:56 AM
To: Chuck Fullerton; RoF () yahoo; Pen-Test
Subject: RE: Wireless Scanning


I would suggest the following toolsets/tools for 802.11 and 

1) Auditor Security Collection
2) Knoppix STD Distro


802.11 --
1) Kismet
2) NetStumbler
3) Wellenreiter
4) asleap (if client is running Cisco LEAP)
5) AirSnort, Webattack, or dwepcrack (if client is running WEP)
6) Macchanger (to spoof mac address)
7) AirTraf

BlueTooth --
1) sdptool
2) pand
3) l2ping
4) btscanner
5) Redfang
6) BlueSniff

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