What is a Dual Band Router

A dual band router is a router that can transmit and receive data at 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz frequencies.   2.4 GHz has been the standard until recently. The reasoning behind dual band is that the 2.4 GHz band has become too filled with traffic causing packet collisions and packet loses slowing down data transfer.   When… Read More »

USB Wireless Adapter Reviews

What is a Wireless USB adapter/dongle?   Wireless USB adapters are small devices that connect to a computer, laptop, tablet USB port and talk to a router wirelessly with no need for cables.   These adapters, sometimes called Dongles, came in very handy for a number of reasons. The most common is to connect a desktop computer to… Read More »

Top Kali Linux Compatible Wireless USB Adapters 2014

  Kali Linux is possibly the greatest software ever for wireless penetration testing but most built-in internal wireless chipsets do not support wireless pen testing with Kali.   While Kali Linux is more then great, only certain compatible wireless USB adapters / Dongles with the correct chipset can be used when wirelessly hacking. There is some debate on… Read More »