WPA-PSK


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WPA-PSKWiFi Protected Access-Pre-Shared Key
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An information assurance manager might wonder how serious a security risk is posed by using WEP or WPA-PSK on a Navy network.
Just as filtering interesting IVs in WEP did not deliver a more secure system, WPA-PSK is also not the answer to WEP.
The tools WPA-psk-bf, CoWPAtty and WEP Crack are implementations of this attack and have demonstrated the ability to break WPA-PSK keys that are 20 characters or fewer.
WPA-PSK uses more advanced security techniques to encrypt and monitor the message stream.
One pitfall of WPA-PSK is that the preshared key is subject to dictionary attacks (guessing of commonly used passwords).
In addition the router is said to offer WPA-PSK with AES support, 128/64-bit WEP, Dynamic Packet Filtering and NAT, Intrusion Detector and SPI Firewall.
The WLI-CB-G54HP is said to include 125 High-Speed Mode technology, Buffalo's AirStation One-Touch Secure System and security protocols such as WPA-PSK with AES support.