Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.
Search Linux Today
Linux News Sections:  Developer -  High Performance -  Infrastructure -  IT Management -  Security -  Storage -
Linux Today Navigation
LT Home
Contribute
Contribute
Link to Us
Linux Jobs


Top White Papers

More on LinuxToday


Cracking WiFI passwords with ATI and NVIDIA

Jan 15, 2009, 16:34 (0 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to An Anonymous Reader for this link. ]

"Back in October last year I reported how a Russian software company had developed a product to accelerate the recovery of both WPA and WPA2 encryption passwords that are used for WiFi security.

"The twist in the tale of that particular story was that the technique employed the latest NVIDIA video cards coupled with some patent-pending GPU acceleration technology.

"Now the same members of the Russian Cryptology Association, ElcomSoft, which has been providing products and computer forensics training and evidence consulting services to law enforcement, military and intelligence agencies have upped the stakes."

Complete Story

Related Stories: