Obtaining Network Keys

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Q: A tester detects an access point via WPA2 during a routine wireless penetration test. Which of the below attacks would be useful in obtaining a key?


a. First she needs to reset the MAC address of the wireless network card. Next, she should utilize the AirCrack tool to capture the key.

b. She should capture the WPA2 authentication handshake and then work to crack the handshake.

c. She should try the key cracking tool airodump-ng [airocrack-ng] through the network ESSID.

d. She must reset the network and start from scratch because WPA2 simply cannot be cracked.

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