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How to secure your wifi and hack it!

Warning:I am not responsible for anything. (like if you mess up your router).Never hack or use someone's wifi without their permision as it is illegal.

This instructable will teach you how to secure your wifi and hack it


 
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Step 1: How to secure it

Use 256 encryption and a Wpa/wpa2 password

You also need tools:

My wifizone (free)

www.mywifizone.com/download1.asp


or

Network magic (costs money so dont recommend it)

www.purenetworks.com




Step 2: Using My wifi zone

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Download and install my wifi zone then restart your computer.Now you have to add your mac adress to the list to permit it.

To get your ip adress:
On your computer if youre using xp go to start then click run and type in cmd.
This will bring up command prompt and type in ipconfig/all
Look for your router/modem/wlam card/network card and look for physical adress

Now write the adress down and go back to my wifi zone. Click on the white list tab and add your mac adress and if you want to put in your ip type it in (but you dont have to).If you dont put in a ip it will say invalid ip then just type in a random ip and click add now remove the ip.After you added it click apply.


Step 3: Hacking wifi

Remember dont hack or steal or use other peoples wifi as it is illegal.

tools:

Passwords:

cow patty (free)

sourceforge.net/projects/cowpatty/

cow patty uses a dictionary attack (weak passwords) to hack wifi passwords


wireshark (free)

www.wireshark.org/download.html



aircrack (free)

www.aircrack-ng.org


wirelesskey view (free)

www.nirsoft.net

nirsoft has all kind of free softwares for passwords and stuff


stealth:

tor  (free)

www.torproject.org

Tor helps with privacy


mad macs (free)

http://www.irongeek.com/i.php?page=security/madmacs-mac-spoofer

mad macs is a mac adress randomizer



Step 4: The rest

If you dont know how to use some of these tools use google.

If you know of other good software for hacking wifi or to secure it please tell me in your comment


jennyduster5 months ago

If you really want to secure your WiFi network, then look at implementing WPA2-Enterprise AES with EAP-TLS. EAP-TLS is the ONLY secure WiFi networking protocol.