How To Hack Wifi Password Easy Steps: Breaching WPA/WPA2 Security
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How To Hack Wifi Password Easy Steps: Breaching Through WPA/WPA2 Security

The method was found by a researcher via testing WAP3 security protocol.

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So, you want to hack into your neighbor’s Wifi and save yourself from the additional charge for the internet service. Till now you must be either searching easy methods to hack Wifi password or looking to the Wifi hacking software for you. Here we have brought you the easiest method to hack any Wifi and connect your device to it. A researcher has recently come up with this new method that only saves the time but a lot of their efforts while breathing into someone’s protected Wifi network.

Jens 'Atom' Steube, the lead developer from the password- hacking tool, Hashcat has found a new way to hack Wifi network. He innovated the new method to hack the WPA/WPA 2 while has worked on the recently launched WPA3. According to him, the new method attacks exclusively on WPA/WPA2 wireless network protocols with the help of Pairwise Master-Key Identifier (PMKI). Steube was working the new WPA key when he accidentally discovered the new hacking method that comprises WPA/AP2 security in the Wifi networks.

According to the Hashcat developer, the new Wifi hacking method enables the attackers to acquire Pre-shared Key login credentials of the Wifi network. With the help of the credentials, the attackers can trespass the security barrier.

The Hacat researcher also explained that the new method is different from the other methods where you have to wait for another user to login in order to capture the full authentication of EOPL. This method eliminates the need for another user you can directly target the networks and acquire to hack the Wifi, as it is performed on RSNIE (Robust Security Network Information Element).

Steps for ‘how to hack the wifi password’ using PMKID

  1. You can use any of the hacking tool similar hcxdumptool that will help in requesting the PMKID from the targeted access point.
  2. Once you receive the frame using the tool dumped it into a file.
  3. Now, you need to convert the frame file into the hash format using the tool so Hashcat can take it.
  4. Now, use Hasact, the password cracking tool of version 4.2.0 or higher for generating the WPA PSK( pre-shared key).
  5. Once the cracking completed, you will get the password of the Wifi network

The researcher has mentioned that the methods will only work for the networks with roaming functions enables. The cracking of the password can take time as it depends upon the length and complexity of the password. Besides, the methods don't work on the WPA 3 standard wireless network protocols.

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