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Key Reinstallation Attacks Breaking WPA2 by forcing nonce reuse

Serious weaknesses in WPA2, protocol that secures all modern protected Wi-Fi networks, An attacker within range of victim can exploit these weaknesses using key reinstallation attacks, Concretely, attackers can use this novel attack technique to read information previously assumed to be safely encrypted, can be abused to steal sensitive information such as credit card numbers, passwords, chat messages, emails, photos, and so on and attack works against all modern protected Wi-Fi networks, Depending on network configuration,  also possible to inject and manipulate data,e.g attacker might be able to inject ransomware or other malware into websites, weaknesses in Wi-Fi standard itself, and not in individual products or implementations, Therefore, any correct implementation of WPA2 likely to be affected, To prevent attack, users must update affected products as soon as security updates become available, Note  if your device supports Wi-Fi, it is most likely affected, During initial research, we discovered ourselves that Android, Linux, Apple, Windows, OpenBSD, MediaTek, Linksys and others,all affected by some variant of attacks. For more information about specific products, consult database of CERT/CC, or contact your vendor.…………….Please Log in or Subscribe to view full details…..

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