In this video, discover what a Wi-Fi Pineapple hardware device is and learn about the features which make it an all-in-one tool for wireless exploitation.
- [Instructor] If you're serious about wifi testing work, … a WiFi Pineapple shown in the website here … and available directly from Hak5 is a must have. … The WiFi Pineapple is a dedicated hardware device … which runs Linux and OpenWRT, … and provides a full capability for wireless testing … either directly out of the box, … or for the more complex testing, … through custom software installation. … There are a couple of additions of WiFi Pineapple … and some variations on those. … The WiFi Pineapple Nano is 2.4 gigahertz device … and a smaller cousin to the more powerful dual-band Tetra. … Nevertheless, all the additions are based … on the same PineAP core module. … The WiFi Pineapple can be connected to a host computer … to enable it to act as an access point … and serve up internet access. … And it's configured either through a web portal … or through command line via SSH. … In either case, … a USB connection simulates an ethernet network … on which both the host and the WiFi Pineapple reside. …
Note: This course is part of our test prep series for the Certified Ethical Hacker exam. Review the complete exam objectives at https://www.eccouncil.org/programs/certified-ethical-hacker-ceh/.
- Selecting an antenna
- Configuring security
- Extracting WEP and network passwords
- Testing passwords
- Harvesting connections from rogue access points
- Attacking networks via Bluetooth
- Capturing wireless packets with Acrylic Wi-Fi
- Heat mapping with Ekahau
- Wi-Fi sniffing with Wireshark
- Testing the Internet of Things