Category Archives: Wireless Security

Top Network Cyber Security Professional Books 2016

Being a Network Security Engineer can be a fun high paying job compared to other IT related professions.   One of the things many ask about starting in IT security is what certifications are needed to get started?   The type of certifications needed can change from company to company. Even the job title an change.   If… Read More »

How To Fix airodump-ng Error With wlan0mon and Kali 2.0

Kali 2.0 and the new aircrack-ng v1.2 RC2 has many new options but also has been throwing out strange errors.   For example after putting a wireless adapter into monitor mode I was getting a error while trying to use airodump-ng saying “ioctl(SIOCSIWMODE) failed: Device or resource busy”   After reading through the forums I found a way… Read More »

Kali Linux 2.0 Compatible USB Adapter Test

Since Kali Linux 2.0 has come out I have been playing with USB adapters to see which ones are still compatible with the new Kali 2.0.   The two USB adapters I used while testing are the Alfa AWUSO36NH and the Alfa AWUS051NH.   The Alfa AWUS036NH uses the 3070 chipset The Alfa AWUS051NH uses the RT3572 chipset… Read More »

How To Turn Off Windows 10 WiFi Password Sharing

Windows 10 has a built in password sharing scheme called WiFi Sense.   WiFi Sense automatically will share your WiFi password with your friends and contacts on Facebook, Skype, Outlook, and other social media.   The password is not displayed but added to their computer WiFi connections automatically. It is still encrypted but they will be able to… Read More »

Free Wireless Pen Testing eBook Download

This is a older eBook I wrote 2013 when Reaver first came out about hacking a wireless router.   It was called Step by Step Backtrack 5 and Wireless Hacking Basics.   I have updated the links so they should all currently work.   The information in this eBook will still work in 2015 and is a good… Read More »