Questions tagged [wps]

WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup) is a protocol that attempts to allow easy establishment of a secure wireless home network.

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Has the WPS brute-force cracking issue been fixed?

I have heard a rumor that the WPS brute force attack doesn't work on newer devices. Is that true?
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How does Dumpper program get default WPS without bruteforcing them?

Today I tried a program called Dumpper and the program showed me default WPS of all of my neighbor access points without bruteforcing them, see screenshot below: How does this program work?
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What should I do if my adapter isn't capable of packet injection?

I tried the aireplay test but it said "No Answers" instead of "Injection is working". I also get error of List of possible errors (which also includes packet injection problem) when trying to ...
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Why is it not possible to capture a WPS handshake to WLAN

There are well known attacks to WPA by capturing handshake and running offline hashcracking against it. Also there are tools to exploit vulnerability in WPS to get the PIN. My question is why WPS ...