Advanced Wi-Fi Penetration Testing

Vivek Ramachandran Mar 12-13


Ends January 10


Ends Feb 28


Ends March 15

This training is based on the best selling book “Backtrack 5 Wireless Penetration Testing” and will provide a highly technical and in-depth treatment of Wi-Fi security. The emphasis will be to provide the participants with a deep understanding of the principles behind various attacks and not just a quick how-to guide on publicly available tools.

During the course of this training participants will do over 25+ hands on lab sessions and will fight it out against live CTF challenges. These include – cracking WPA Enterprise (PEAP, EAP-TTLS), MITM attacks over Wireless, Creating Wi-Fi Backdoors, Scripting and Attack automation, Wireless Forensics and Security Best Practices.

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Vivek Ramachandran is the Founder and Chief Trainer at He discovered the Caffe Latte attack, broke WEP Cloaking, a WEP protection schema in 2007 publicly at Defcon and conceptualized enterprise Wi-Fi Backdoors. He is also the author of the book "Backtrack 5 Wireless Penetration Testing".

Vivek currently runs the SecurityTube Wi-Fi Security Expert (SWSE) online course and certification which is currently being taken by students from over 35+ countries around the world.

In a past life, he was one of the programmers of the 802.1x protocol and Port Security in Cisco's 6500 Catalyst series of switches. He was also one of the winners of the Microsoft Security Shootout contest held in India among a reported 65,000 participants.

Vivek's work on wireless security has been quoted in BBC online, InfoWorld, MacWorld, The Register, IT World Canada etc. places. He has spoken/trained at top conferences around the world including Blackhat USA and Abu Dhabi, Defcon, Hacktivity, Brucon, ClubHack, SecurityByte, SecurityZone, C0C0n etc.