Advanced Wi-Fi Penetration Testing

Vivek Ramachandran & Thomas d'Otreppe | August 2-3 & 4-5

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A non-exhaustive list of topics to be taught includes:
• Bypassing WLAN Authentication - Shared Key, MAC Filtering, Hidden SSIDs
• Cracking WLAN Encryption - WEP, WPA/WPA2 Personal and Enterprise, Understanding encryption based flaws (WEP,TKIP,CCMP)
• Attacking the WLAN Infrastructure - Rogues Devices, Evil Twins, DoS Attacks, MITM, Wi-Fi Protected Setup
• Advanced Enterprise Attacks - 802.1x, EAP, LEAP, PEAP, EAP-TTLS
• Attacking the Wireless Client - Honeypots and Hotspot attacks, Caffe-Latte, Hirte, Ad-Hoc Networks and Viral SSIDs, WiFishing
• Breaking into the Client - Metasploit, SET, Social Engineering
• Enterprise Wi-Fi Worms, Backdoors and Botnets

Who Should Take This Course

• Pentesters
• Wi-Fi Security Enthusiasts and Researchers

Student Requirements

• Wireless LAN basics
• Should know how to configure WLANs - access points and clients
• Familiarity with Linux

What Students Should Bring

• Laptop with at least 3 GB RAM
• Kali Linux installed in Virtualbox with Windows / Linux / Mac as the Host
• 1 working USB 2.0 port on your laptop (important as the Wi-Fi card only works with 2.0 ports)
• Admin / Root on the laptop so you can install software

What Students Will Be Provided With

• Full course content slides
• Over 10 hours of HD quality video lectures with hands-on demonstrations
• Alfa Networks Wi-Fi Card
• Backtrack 5 Wireless Penetration Testing Beginners Guide


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“. He runs SecurityTube Trainings and Pentester Academy currently taken by infosec professionals in 75 countries. He also conducts in-person trainings in the US, Europe and Asia. 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 Black Hat USA, Europe and Abu Dhabi, Defcon, Hacktivity, Brucon, ClubHack, SecurityByte, SecurityZone, Nullcon, C0C0n etc. Twitter: @securitytube

Thomas d’Otreppe “Mister X" is a wifi hacker and the author of Aircrack-ng, a Wi-Fi auditing suite as well as OpenWIPS-ng, an open source WiFi Intrusion Prevention System. He has designed Offensive-Security WiFu, a proactive wireless security course, with Mati Aharoni (muts) and also contributes to BackTrack Linux. He works as a software developer for MainNerve.Twitter: @aircrackng @openwipsng