SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online

 
vol.27 issue47Analysis of precipitation and recharge of aquifers in Tota and Ibagué (Colombia) from stable isotopes (18O and 2H)Enterprise file synchronization and sharing services for educational environments in case of disaster author indexsubject indexarticles search
Home Pagealphabetic serial listing  

Services on Demand

Article

Indicators

Related links

  • On index processCited by Google
  • Have no similar articlesSimilars in SciELO
  • On index processSimilars in Google

Share


Revista Facultad de Ingeniería

Print version ISSN 0121-1129

Abstract

ACOSTA-LOPEZ, Alberto; MELO-MONROY, Elver Yesid  and  LINARES-MURCIA, Pablo Andrés. Evaluation of the WPFI2-PSK wireless network security protocol using the Linset and Aircrack-ng tools. Rev. Fac. ing. [online]. 2018, vol.27, n.47, pp.73-91. ISSN 0121-1129.  http://dx.doi.org/10.19053/01211129.v27.n47.2018.7748.

Due to the emergence of new techniques and technologies of intrusion, the wireless network protocols have become obsolete; for this reason, this research seeks to violate and evaluate the security of the WPA2 protocol that is widely used by the Colombian service providers. The first section of this paper introduces the WPA2 protocol by describing its operation and the potential attacks it may suffer; the second part details the methodology used to collect the tests data and to carry out the evaluation necessary for the preparation of this article. In addition, we present the Linset and Aircrack-ng tools for auditing wireless networks that were selected to assess the security of the protocol. Finally, we show the results and conclusions.

Keywords : data security; information security; intrusion detection; wireless security.

        · abstract in Spanish | Portuguese     · text in English     · English ( pdf )