The rate of cyber attacks, malware, phishing attacks, viruses and so on, have been alarming of late, making computer security a very big deal. Protecting your system with advanced security solutions can help shield you from these attacks. But have you tested the integrity of this security software, are they powerful enough to protect your data from ransomware or secure your Wi-Fi networks password from bad people?
Most companies hire hackers to help test their security system for them, but you don’t need to hire one. You can easily to it yourself using this auditing tool.
This software application allows you to verify how secure is your wireless network by attempting to break the password of your network. The application comes with support for WPA/WPA2-PSK passwords, allowing you to recover your wireless password from captured network data.
Using the advanced dictionary method, you can fast pace word processing from customizable mutations of ordinary dictionary words. These dictionary words consist of frequently used words which can be used doing a custom analysis. The password decryption process depends on the strength of your password and PC configuration.
There are different types of password recovery process, which are based on the available information in your password. You can use any details you have on your password (like the number of characters or a part of it) in the mask attack or word attack to enable a reduction in password analysis time.
Overall, this tool is one of a great way of auditing your wireless network security system.
It is part from security related category and is licensed as shareware for Windows 32-bit and 64-bit platform and can be used as a free trial until the trial period will end. The Elcomsoft Wireless Security Auditor demo is available to all software users as a free download with potential restrictions compared with the full version.