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Tuesday, August 4 • 17:30 - 17:55
Scrutinizing WPA2 Password Generating Algorithms in Wireless Routers

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This presentation discusses a strategy for reverse-engineering router firmware to analyze algorithms used to generate default WPA2 PSKs, and demonstrates how such passwords can be recovered within minutes. Further, we describe a procedure that can instantly gather a complete wireless authentication trace, which enables an off-line password recovery attack.

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Eduardo Novella

Student at Radboud Nijmegen, Security Analyst at Riscure
Eduardo is a Security Analyst who specializes in embedded device security. He is known for messing around with wireless routers, and has published research on EMV-CAP and WirelessHART during his studies. He holds a BS in CS from Universitat Politécnica de Valencia (Spain), and a... Read More →

Tuesday August 4, 2015 17:30 - 17:55
Passwords Tuscany

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