Best Methods to Hack WiFi Using Android

The use of WiFi has increase tremendously as all android phones are now WiFi enabled.WiFi is also known as wireless local area network (WLAN).With the help of WiFi many devices can be connected to internet.It is a less secure connection than wired because it doesn’t need a physical connection.Because of this fact there may be people walking around your home to hack WiFi network and use it for free.If you have a WiFi network and you are worried about it privacy then in this article I will be sharing some methods to hack WiFi using Android so that you can check the security of your own network.

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NOTE:- Hacking routers of others is illegal.We do not support or encourage to hack WiFi/Router in any manner.This article is solely for educational purpose.You can check the security of your own network and prevent others from hacking your WiFi network.Neither We nor Techchrist.com is responsible for any damage to your device due to your any ill steps.

Following are some methods to hack WiFi using Android.

These method have a very good successful rate but sometimes you may not get the desired result.Also the Cyanogen ROM will provide the best chance of success.

Method 1:Hacking WPA2 WPS Routers

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Step 1:Find a Compatible android device.It should have a Broadcom bcm4329 or bcm 4330 chipset for eg.(Nexus 7, Galaxy Ace/S1/S2/S3, Nexus One, Htc Desire HD).

Step 2:Your android device must be rooted.For more help Visit How to Root Android Phone

Step 3:Download bcmon and install it.You should allow installation from unknown sources.This tool enables Monitor Mode on your Broadcom chipset,which is necessary for being able to crack the PIN.

Step 4:Run the app and select ‘Enable Monitor Mode‘.

Step 5:In order to crack the WPS pin and retrieve the WPA2 passphrase install Reaver app.click here to download it.

Step 6:Launch the app and it will confirm that you are not using it for illegal purposes.Tap the access point you want to crack.

You might need to verify monitor mode to proceed.If so bcmon will open again.

Step 7: Verify your settings and make sure to check the “Automatic advanced settings” box

Step 8: Select Start attack and the cracking process will start.

The cracking process may take 2-10 hours and it is not always successful to hack WiFi Using Android.

Method 2:Hacking WEP Routers

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In order to Hack WiFi follow the steps below

Step 1:Find a Compatible android device.It should have a Broadcom bcm4329 or bcm 4330 chipset for eg.(Nexus 7, Galaxy Ace/S1/S2/S3, Nexus One, Htc Desire HD).

Step 2:Your android device must be rooted.For more help Visit How to Root Android Phone

Step 3:Download bcmon and install it.You should allow installation from unknown sources.This tool enables Monitor Mode on your Broadcom chipset,which is necessary for being able to crack the PIN.

Step 4:Run the app and select ‘Enable Monitor Mode‘.

Step 5:Select “Run bcmon terminal” option and type “airodump-ng” and hit Enter.It will load and you will be taken to Command prompt.Type airodump-ng wlano and hit Enter.

Step 6:A list of available access point will come.Select a access point that is using WEP encryption.

Step 7:A MAC address of the router will appear.Jot this MAC address down.also note the channel that the access point is broadcasting on.

Step 8:Start scanning the channel by collecting information from the access point before attempting to crack the password which may take several hours.Type airodump-ng -cchannel#–bssidMAC address-w output ath0 and press ENTER.Airodump will now begin scanning,try scanning till it reaches 20,000-30,000 packets.

Step 9: Once you have suitable number of packets,You can attempt to crack password.Return to terminal and type aircrack-ng output*.cap and tap Enter.

After the password is cracked successfully,you will receive a message KEY FOUND and is displayed in hexadecimal form,make sure to eliminate the single/double dots for eg. if the key is 32:14:57:68:09 then enter 3214576809.

This is a lengthy and time consuming process to hack WiFi Using Android so it is advised to charge your android phone or connect to live power source.

Thank’s for reading the article on “Best Methods to Hack WiFi Using Android”.If you liked the article to Hack WiFi then please do share with your friends to prevent there WiFi network from being hacked by intruders and also it will help them to know the big hole in their security.

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