Demonstrate the need to disable WPS by obtaining your WPA2 passphrase with Reaver.
This will work on all distributions, but Kali is recommended.
A working Linux install with root privileges on a computer with a wireless adapter.
- # – requires given linux commands to be executed with root privileges either directly as a root user or by use of
- $ – requires given linux commands to be executed as a regular non-privileged user
WPS is trash. Don’t use it. Don’t ever use it. There is absolutely no excuse to use it. This guide will walk you through the steps of breaking WPS to obtain a wireless network’s WPA password.
This guide is purely for educational purposes. Using this process on a network that you do not own is illegal.