Waraxe IT Security Portal  
  Login or Register
::  Home  ::  Search  ::  Your Account  ::  Forums  ::   Waraxe Advisories  ::  Tools  ::
May 25, 2020
Menu
 Home
 Logout
 Discussions
 Forums
 Members List
 IRC chat
 Tools
 Base64 coder
 MD5 hash
 CRC32 checksum
 ROT13 coder
 SHA-1 hash
 URL-decoder
 Sql Char Encoder
 Affiliates
 y3dips ITsec
 Md5 Cracker
 User Manuals
 AlbumNow
 Content
 Content
 Sections
 FAQ
 Top
 Info
 Feedback
 Recommend Us
 Search
 Journal
 Your Account



User Info
Welcome, Anonymous
Nickname
Password
(Register)

Membership:
Latest: MichaelSnaRe
New Today: 0
New Yesterday: 0
Overall: 9145

People Online:
Visitors: 309
Members: 0
Total: 309
PacketStorm News
Currently there is a problem with headlines from this site
Log in Register Forum FAQ Memberlist Search
IT Security and Insecurity Portal

www.waraxe.us Forum Index -> General discussion -> Advice on Wireless Internet WarXing
Post new topic  Reply to topic View previous topic :: View next topic 
Advice on Wireless Internet WarXing
PostPosted: Sat Aug 23, 2008 5:03 am Reply with quote
CoalMineCanary
Beginner
Beginner
 
Joined: Aug 23, 2008
Posts: 1
Location: USA 70802




I am a neophyte at wireless internet but I would like to ditch my dial-up which has kept me in the dark ages. Besides that a lightning strike last week coursed through my phone line and smoked the modem on my new Toshiba.

I don't want satellite wireless and I am not sure there are any wireless spots near me that are not encrypted. Wiki basically indicates that unless you have a Linux OS or Windows XP or earlier you are screwed. Unfortunately, I have Vista and a visit to the NetStumbler site was most unproductive.

I ended up on this site bc Wiki has a link to some Definitive Guide to WarXing that points to some text from 2002 on this site. Is the stuff in there even still applicable now?

Any help rendered will be greatly appreciated.
View user's profile Send private message
PostPosted: Sat Aug 23, 2008 4:24 pm Reply with quote
lenny
Valuable expert
Valuable expert
 
Joined: May 15, 2008
Posts: 275
Location: United Kingdom




Well, war/walking/driving/* is quite simple Smile
Hard way
1) Check that your wifi card is linux compatible
2) Download backtrack 3 Live CD
3) Boot into the liveCD
4) Find a convinient encrypted network (preferably WEP).
4) Crack the WEP key (there are MANY tutorials on the internet how to do this)
5) Boot into Windows, discard backtrack 3 and use your cracked WEP key to browse freely!

Easy way
1) Walk around looking for convinient open access points.
2) Enjoy free internet.

Other than that, maybe give some more specific questions? This type of attack is very interesting to me, and I have done a lot of research into it in the past, and if you have any specific questions then I will be quite happy to answer.

Oh, And stuff from 2002 will still be applicable because many people dont understand technology and security! I still find unsecure wireless networks even though 90% of routes have WPA enabled as standard!
View user's profile Send private message
PostPosted: Sat Aug 23, 2008 7:42 pm Reply with quote
XenoxComputers
Regular user
Regular user
 
Joined: Jun 26, 2008
Posts: 11




Yah, backtrack 3.0 live cd has aircrack already pre installed so no driver hassle. Here are some aircrack-ng links

list of injection compatible cards. not necessary for wep but speeds up the process a LOT. http://www.aircrack-ng.org/doku.php?id=compatibility_drivers&DokuWiki=3122e86fe6f7aad3e05d4f44689aad0c

Simple wep crack

http://www.aircrack-ng.org/doku.php?id=simple_wep_crack

A newbie guide, just skip any installation steps
http://www.aircrack-ng.org/doku.php?id=newbie_guide

and all this is on www.aircrack-ng.org

happy hacking Twisted Evil
View user's profile Send private message Send e-mail Visit poster's website
PostPosted: Fri Nov 14, 2008 2:50 pm Reply with quote
ThoR
Regular user
Regular user
 
Joined: Nov 13, 2008
Posts: 5




Also, if you happend to find WPA / WPA2 secured networks, elcomsoft has release WPA cracking in they're password recovery suite with GPU enabled acceleration ^^
View user's profile Send private message
Advice on Wireless Internet WarXing
  www.waraxe.us Forum Index -> General discussion
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
All times are GMT  
Page 1 of 1  

  
  
 Post new topic  Reply to topic  




Powered by phpBB 2001-2008 phpBB Group






All logos and trademarks in this site are property of their respective owner. The comments and posts are property of their posters, all the rest (c) 2004-2013 Janek Vind "waraxe"
Page Generation: 0.083 Seconds