Do you think that your wireless network is secured? If your answer is yes then you are absolutely wrong as wireless networks are the weakest link for computer security today, everyday more than hundreds of wifi are being hacked by hackers. Today i will introduce a tool that will Check your Wireless Network Security means it will help you to examine that your wireless network is secured or not i.e . Is your wireless network is secured that is not hackable. If its hackable then how to harden its security so that all hacking attempts can be blocked. Wireless Security Auditor is an auditing tool that will check your wireless security from advanced hacking attempts. This tool is provided by very famous security firm Elcomsoft and tools name Wireless Security Auditor. As a user of isoftdl you will be able to try and download this tool for free.
What is Elcomsoft Wireless Auditor?
Elcomsoft Wireless Security Auditor allows network administrators to verify how secure a company’s wireless network is by executing an audit of accessible wireless networks. Featuring patent-pending cost-efficient GPU acceleration technologies, Elcomsoft Wireless Security Auditor attempts to recover the original WPA/WPA2 -PSK text passwords in order to test how secure your wireless environment is. It will check your wireless network security against all types of hacking attempts.
Features and Key Benefits of Wireless Security Auditor:
» Determine how secure your wireless network is
» Test the strength of WPA/WPA2-PSK passwords protecting your wireless network
» Save time with patent-pending GPU acceleration technology when one or more compatible NVIDIA or ATI video cards are present
» Run advanced dictionary attacks with highly configurable variations
» Perform attacks from inside or outside of your network
» How Secure Is Your Wireless Network?
How Wireless Security Auditor Works?
Elcomsoft Wireless Security Auditor examines the security of your wireless network by attempting to break into the network from outside or inside. Elcomsoft Wireless Security Auditor works completely in off-line, undetectable by the Wi-Fi network being probed, by analyzing a dump of network communications in order to attempt to retrieve the original WPA/WPA2-PSK passwords in plain text.
Now for Hackers and Experts point of view we can also use Wireless security auditor to hack others wireless networks as Elcomsoft Wireless Security Auditor performs an advanced dictionary search attack in order to expose weak passwords consisting of words and phrases in spoken languages. Allowing highly customizable mutations of ordinary dictionary words, Elcomsoft Wireless Security Auditor performs hundreds of mutations to each word in order to ensure the widest coverage.
So we can use this tool for both hacking and securing purposes. As everything has some pros and cons, its upto user how he see’s it and how he utilizes the opportunity.