Provided by: International Journal of Advanced Networking and Applications (IJANA)
Wireless Local Area Networks frequently referred to as WLANs or Wi-Fi networks are all the passion in recent times. Wireless networks offer handiness, mobility, and can even be less expensive to put into practice than wired networks in many cases. But how far this technology is going provide a protected environment in terms of privacy is again an anonymous issue. Realizing the miscellaneous threats and vulnerabilities associated with 802.11-based wireless networks and ethically hacking them to make them more secure is what this paper is all about.