Anticipating WPS PIN Vulnerability to Secure Wireless Network

Indra Dwi Rianto

Abstract


WiFi Protected Setup (WPS) is a standardized function supported by numerous vendors of wireless routers and access point to help set up connection to a wireless local area network. It is designed to simplify the set up and generally enabled by default. Due to design flaw, the WPS or QSS PIN is susceptible to a brute force
attack. In this paper, we test the security vulnerability occurred, evaluate the performance and give recommendations to anticipate the attack.


Keywords


wireless network, wifi protected setup, quick security setup

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.21512/comtech.v4i2.2554

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