Guide to Home Network Security: Wireless Encryption (WEP)

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No offense, WEP is quite weak. My cell phone can break WEP keys, as the station ID broadcasts the entire key UNENCRYPTED every time a machine signs in. WPA (or WPA2) is far more secure as the key is also encrypted.

Nick McDermott

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I am very well aware that WEP is very weak. I mentioned that at the end of the video. That is very interesting you can do it on a mobile phone. I'll have to research on how to do that.

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I'm sorry I didn't finish the video. I just initially saw it as outdated.

There are several tools for Google Android for WEP key captures (normally not on the Google Play market, though). There were several for iOS but Apple has been locking these tools out of the newer updates of their OS. No clue on Windows Phone, Nokia, or Blackberry mobile OS sets right now.

Nick McDermott