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Kali Linux Wireless Penetration Testing Cookbook by Sean-Philip Oriyano

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How to do it...

What we're going to do in this particular recipe is go through a few steps on how to break a WPA that happens be using a weak passphrase.

The way we start our attack against WPS is to use a familiar command, airmon-ng:

airmon-ng start wlan0 

Again we are putting our card into monitor mode to detect wireless networks in the area. We could follow this command up with airodump-ng, like we did with WEP and WPA/WPA2, but we will instead switch over to using the reaver suite and use it's built-in commands. In this case we will issue the following command:

wash -i mon0 

This command is designed to hunt for networks that use WPA specifically. When you run the command, you will get an output similar to the following:

Results of wash ...

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