Harness Unused WiFi Signals for Power with Metamaterials

I recently saw this article (http://tinyurl.com/ssrwifi) from a comment iBall made on FaceBook. First, this isn’t that new. It’s been worked on for about a decade now and founded/hypothesized back in 1968. And yeah, from 1968 to about 1999 most of the work was “theoretical.” What I am talking about is a material designed to[…]

OpenWIPS-ng, SSWR, WPA, and SAMI

Thomas d’Otreppe’s latest work on creating an open source WIPS (wireless intrusion prevention system) at DerbyCon: This is a good video, and his methods are creative, but all of which are some things I have been thinking over for about 2 years now. My first implementation of an openWIPS (which took me about a year[…]

“Wi-Fi–Hacking Neighbor From Hell” Wired Article

[Source of Article] [Actual Sentencing Memo] From “Hell” ?? I just couldn’t help myself to talk about this article. This is awful. Ardolf downloaded Wi-Fi hacking software and spent two weeks cracking the Kostolnik’s WEP encryption. Seriously? 2 weeks? What did he use, wireshark and Aircrack-ng only? Kismac? LOL! A forensics computer investigator working for[…]