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The Resource BackTrack : Testing Wireless Network Security, (electronic resource)

BackTrack : Testing Wireless Network Security, (electronic resource)

Label
BackTrack : Testing Wireless Network Security
Title
BackTrack
Title remainder
Testing Wireless Network Security
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Written in an easy-to-follow step-by-step format, you will be able to get started in next to no time with minimal effort and zero fuss. BackTrack: Testing Wireless Network Security is for anyone who has an interest in security and who wants to know more about wireless networks. All you need is some experience with networks and computers and you will be ready to go
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
active 2001
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cardwell, Kevin
Dewey number
621.382
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Community experience distilled
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wireless communication systems
  • Computer networks
  • Open source software
Label
BackTrack : Testing Wireless Network Security, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; Copyright; Credits; About the Author; About the Reviewers; www.PacktPub.com; Table of Contents; Preface; Chapter 1: Installing and Configuring BackTrack; Downloading and configuring BackTrack; Installing BackTrack; Updating BackTrack; Validating the interfaces; Customizing Gnome; New wave theme; Creating a virtual machine; Summary; Chapter 2: Working with the Wireless Card; Checking card compatibility; Detecting the wireless card during the boot process; Detecting the wireless card using iwconfig; Configuring the wireless card; Wireless card modes
  • Protocol analysis with the network cardSummary; Chapter 3: Surveying Your Wireless Zone; Exploring devices; Working with tools; Using Kismet for access point discovery; Discovering hidden access points; Summary; Chapter 4: Breaching Wireless Security; Different types of attacks; Cracking WEP and WPA; Performing an attack using WEP and ChopChop; Summary; Chapter 5: Securing Your Wireless Network; Configuring initial wireless security; Defending from surveillance; Configuring encryption; Settings that provide protection from masquerade and rogue AP attacks; Summary; Appendix: Wireless Tools
Control code
ocn852756685
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (108 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782164074
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)852756685
Label
BackTrack : Testing Wireless Network Security, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; Copyright; Credits; About the Author; About the Reviewers; www.PacktPub.com; Table of Contents; Preface; Chapter 1: Installing and Configuring BackTrack; Downloading and configuring BackTrack; Installing BackTrack; Updating BackTrack; Validating the interfaces; Customizing Gnome; New wave theme; Creating a virtual machine; Summary; Chapter 2: Working with the Wireless Card; Checking card compatibility; Detecting the wireless card during the boot process; Detecting the wireless card using iwconfig; Configuring the wireless card; Wireless card modes
  • Protocol analysis with the network cardSummary; Chapter 3: Surveying Your Wireless Zone; Exploring devices; Working with tools; Using Kismet for access point discovery; Discovering hidden access points; Summary; Chapter 4: Breaching Wireless Security; Different types of attacks; Cracking WEP and WPA; Performing an attack using WEP and ChopChop; Summary; Chapter 5: Securing Your Wireless Network; Configuring initial wireless security; Defending from surveillance; Configuring encryption; Settings that provide protection from masquerade and rogue AP attacks; Summary; Appendix: Wireless Tools
Control code
ocn852756685
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (108 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782164074
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)852756685

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