×
We have made updates to our Privacy Policy to reflect the implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation.

Reaver Tool Published to Exploit WPS Security Flaw

Download our in-depth report: The Ultimate Guide to IT Security Vendors

A security firm this week published a tool designed to exploit a recently-disclosed vulnerability in Wi-Fi Protected Setup.

"Researchers at Tactical Network Solutions in Maryland on Wednesday released a tool called Reaver that implements an attack on the WPS vulnerability," writes Threatpost's Dennis Fisher.

"The company released the tool as an open-source project on Google Code, but also is selling a more advanced commercial version," Fisher writes.

Go to "Attack Tool Released for WPS PIN Vulnerability" to read the details.

For regular security news updates, follow eSecurityPlanet on Twitter: @eSecurityP.

Submit a Comment

Loading Comments...