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Analyzing Deauthentication Packets with Wireshark

Regardless of whether you are reading a packet capture from a stored file or from a live interface on a Windows or Linux host, Wireshark’s analysis features are nearly identical. Wireshark offers many useful features for analyzing wireless traffic, including detailed protocol dissectors, powerful display filters, customizable display properties, and the ability to decrypt wireless traffic. Let’s start […]

Tutorials

Wi-Fi deauthentication attack against 802.11 protocol

A Wi-Fi deauthentication attack is a type of denial-of-service attack that targets communication between a user and a Wi-Fi wireless access point. The final attack against wireless networks that we’ll evaluate is the denial-of-service attack, where an attacker deprives a legitimate user of access to a wireless network or makes the network unavailable by causing […]