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BackTrack 5 Wireless Penetration Testing Beginner’s Guide by Vivek Ramachandran

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Decrypting WEP and WPA packets

In all the exercises, we have done till now, we have cracked WEP and WPA keys using various techniques. But what do we do with this information? The first step would be to decrypt data packets, we have captured using these keys.

In the next exercise, we will decrypt the WEP and WPA packets in the same trace file that we captured over the air, using the keys we cracked.

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