Hacking Exposed Wireless, Second Edition: Wireless Security Secrets and Solutions by Johnny CacheHacking Exposed Wireless, Second Edition: Wireless Security Secrets and Solutions by Johnny Cache

Hacking Exposed Wireless, Second Edition: Wireless Security Secrets and Solutions

byJohnny Cache, Joshua Wright, Vincent Liu

Paperback | July 9, 2010

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Protect your wireless systems from crippling attacks using the detailed security information in this comprehensive volume. Thoroughly updated to cover today's established and emerging wireless technologies, Hacking Exposed Wireless, second edition reveals how attackers use readily available and custom tools to target, infiltrate, and hijack vulnerable systems. This book discusses the latest developments in Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, ZigBee, and DECT hacking, and explains how to perform penetration tests, reinforce WPA protection schemes, mitigate packet injection risk, and lock down Bluetooth and RF devices. Cutting-edge techniques for exploiting Wi-Fi clients, WPA2, cordless phones, Bluetooth pairing, and ZigBee encryption are also covered in this fully revised guide.

  • Build and configure your Wi-Fi attack arsenal with the best hardware and software tools
  • Explore common weaknesses in WPA2 networks through the eyes of an attacker
  • Leverage post-compromise remote client attacks on Windows 7 and Mac OS X
  • Master attack tools to exploit wireless systems, including Aircrack-ng, coWPAtty, Pyrit, IPPON, FreeRADIUS-WPE, and the all new KillerBee
  • Evaluate your threat to software update impersonation attacks on public networks
  • Assess your threat to eavesdropping attacks on Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, ZigBee, and DECT networks using commercial and custom tools
  • Develop advanced skills leveraging Software Defined Radio and other flexible frameworks
  • Apply comprehensive defenses to protect your wireless devices and infrastructure
Johnny Cache is the author of many wireless tools and has spoken at several security conferences, including BlackHat, BlueHat, and ToorCon. Joshua Wright is a senior security analyst with InGuardians Inc., an information security research and consulting firm, and a senior instructor and author with the SANS Institute. He continu...
Title:Hacking Exposed Wireless, Second Edition: Wireless Security Secrets and SolutionsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:512 pages, 9.1 × 7.4 × 1.01 inPublished:July 9, 2010Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0071666613

ISBN - 13:9780071666619


Table of Contents

Part I: Hack 802.11 Wireless Technology
1 Introduction to 802.11 Hacking
2 Scanning and Enumerating 802.11 Networks
3 Attacking 802.11 Wireless Networks
4 Attacking WPA-protected 802.11 Networks
Part II: Hack 802.11 Clients
5 Attack 802.11 Wireless Clients
6 Taking it All the Way: Bridging the Airgap from OS X
7 Taking it All the Way: Bridge the Airgap from Windows
Part III: Hack Additional Wireless Technologies
8 Bluetooth Scanning and Reconnaissance
9 Bluetooth Eavesdropping
10 Attacking and Exploiting Bluetooth
11 Hack Zigbee
12 Hack DECT
Appendix A: Scoping and Information Gathering