The Resource BackTrack : Testing Wireless Network Security, (electronic resource)

BackTrack : Testing Wireless Network Security, (electronic resource)

Label
BackTrack : Testing Wireless Network Security
Title
BackTrack
Title remainder
Testing Wireless Network Security
Creator
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Written in an easy-to-follow step-by-step format, you will be able to get started in next to no time with minimal effort and zero fuss. BackTrack: Testing Wireless Network Security is for anyone who has an interest in security and who wants to know more about wireless networks. All you need is some experience with networks and computers and you will be ready to go
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
active 2001
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cardwell, Kevin
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TK5103.2
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
standards specifications
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
ebrary
Series statement
Open source : community experience distilled
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wireless communication systems
  • Computer networks
  • Open source software
  • Wireless communication systems
  • Computer networks
  • Open source software
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
Label
BackTrack : Testing Wireless Network Security, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Secure your wireless networks against attacks, hacks, and intruders with this step-by-step guide."
  • Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Copyright; Credits; About the Author; About the Reviewers; www.PacktPub.com; Table of Contents; Preface; Chapter 1: Installing and Configuring BackTrack; Downloading and configuring BackTrack; Installing BackTrack; Updating BackTrack; Validating the interfaces; Customizing Gnome; New wave theme; Creating a virtual machine; Summary; Chapter 2: Working with the Wireless Card; Checking card compatibility; Detecting the wireless card during the boot process; Detecting the wireless card using iwconfig; Configuring the wireless card; Wireless card modes
  • Protocol analysis with the network cardSummary; Chapter 3: Surveying Your Wireless Zone; Exploring devices; Working with tools; Using Kismet for access point discovery; Discovering hidden access points; Summary; Chapter 4: Breaching Wireless Security; Different types of attacks; Cracking WEP and WPA; Performing an attack using WEP and ChopChop; Summary; Chapter 5: Securing Your Wireless Network; Configuring initial wireless security; Defending from surveillance; Configuring encryption; Settings that provide protection from masquerade and rogue AP attacks; Summary; Appendix: Wireless Tools
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (108 pages).
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9781782164067
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
CL0500000277
System control number
  • (OCoLC)852756685
  • (OCoLC)ocn852756685
Label
BackTrack : Testing Wireless Network Security, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • "Secure your wireless networks against attacks, hacks, and intruders with this step-by-step guide."
  • Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Copyright; Credits; About the Author; About the Reviewers; www.PacktPub.com; Table of Contents; Preface; Chapter 1: Installing and Configuring BackTrack; Downloading and configuring BackTrack; Installing BackTrack; Updating BackTrack; Validating the interfaces; Customizing Gnome; New wave theme; Creating a virtual machine; Summary; Chapter 2: Working with the Wireless Card; Checking card compatibility; Detecting the wireless card during the boot process; Detecting the wireless card using iwconfig; Configuring the wireless card; Wireless card modes
  • Protocol analysis with the network cardSummary; Chapter 3: Surveying Your Wireless Zone; Exploring devices; Working with tools; Using Kismet for access point discovery; Discovering hidden access points; Summary; Chapter 4: Breaching Wireless Security; Different types of attacks; Cracking WEP and WPA; Performing an attack using WEP and ChopChop; Summary; Chapter 5: Securing Your Wireless Network; Configuring initial wireless security; Defending from surveillance; Configuring encryption; Settings that provide protection from masquerade and rogue AP attacks; Summary; Appendix: Wireless Tools
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (108 pages).
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9781782164067
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
CL0500000277
System control number
  • (OCoLC)852756685
  • (OCoLC)ocn852756685

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