Once thought safe, WPA Wi-Fi encryption is cracked

JDMurrayJDMurray MSIT InfoSec, CISSP, SSCP, GSEC, EnCE, C|EH, CySA+, PenTest+, CASP+, Security+Surf City, USAAdmin Posts: 12,170 Admin

It looks like this crack is only for one of the keys used by WPA-TKIP, but I'm not sure if it's the base key or the "per packet" key. I would guess it's the base key; I'm not sure of what use it is to know that key if you still can't decrypt the packet's payload. I'll be interested to seeing the full report.


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