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The Resource BackTrack : testing wireless network security, Kevin Cardwell, (electronic resource)

BackTrack : testing wireless network security, Kevin Cardwell, (electronic resource)

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BackTrack : testing wireless network security
Title
BackTrack
Title remainder
testing wireless network security
Statement of responsibility
Kevin Cardwell
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
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CaPaEBR
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Cardwell, Kevin
LC call number
TK5103.2
LC item number
.C37 2013eb
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ebrary, Inc
Series statement
Open source : community experience distilled
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  • Wireless communication systems
  • Computer networks
  • Open source software
Summary expansion
Wireless networks are everywhere. You have probably set one up yourself, but have you ever wondered just how safe you are while browsing online? In the majority of cases, the default settings for your networks are not enough to protect you. With your data being transferred over the air, it can be easily plucked and used by anyone who knows how. Don't let it happen to you.BackTrack - Testing Wireless Network Security will help you secure your wireless networks and keep your personal data safe. With this book, you will learn how to configure your hardware for optimum security, find network security holes, and fix them.BackTrack - Testing Wireless Network Security looks at what tools hackers use and shows you how to defend yourself against them. Taking you from no prior knowledge all the way to a fully secure environment, this guide provides useful tips every step of the way. Learn how to select a wireless card to work with the Backtrack tools, run spectrum analysis scans using kismet, set up test networks, and perform attacks against wireless networks. Use the tools aircrack-ng and airodump-ng to crack the wireless encryption used on the network.You will learn everything you need to know to set up your wireless network for use within Backtrack and also how to defend yourself against the included attack tools
Label
BackTrack : testing wireless network security, Kevin Cardwell, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
  • "Secure your wireless networks against attacks, hacks, and intruders with this step-by-step guide."
  • Includes index
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000970715
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unknown
Isbn
9781782164067
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000970715
Label
BackTrack : testing wireless network security, Kevin Cardwell, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • "Secure your wireless networks against attacks, hacks, and intruders with this step-by-step guide."
  • Includes index
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000970715
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9781782164067
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000970715

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