Posts Tagged ‘wifi’

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Tools and news

In Uncategorized on October 12, 2010 by e1saman Tagged: , , , , ,

Security Tools

wifite – Mass Wifi WEP/WPA Key Cracking Tool

wifite is created to to attack multiple WEP and WPA encrypted networks at the same time. This tool is customizable to be automated with only a few arguments and can be trusted to run without supervision.

News

# Silicon Valley Lacks Vision? Facebook Begs to Differ

Some say Silicon Valley’s focus on social applications means the country is falling behind in technology as money chases trivial pursuits. But Facebook VP Christopher Cox says connecting people is more important than building faster computers.

T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy Tab may cost $399 with contract

About a month ago Samsung announced that the Tab was coming to all four major US carriers. We have been waiting for some pricing and availability info and it looks like TmoNews found more details on the T-Mobile Galaxy Tab, particularly the $399 subsidized price

Why personal telepresence will fail: it ain’t the price

The high cost of first generation personal telepresence systems such as the Logitech Revue and the Cisco Umi may be a barrier for some, but at the end of the day the major resistance to adoption will come down to self-consciousness and privacy


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Manual connection to a wifi network.

In manual configuration,technology,ubuntu,wifi,WPA on September 9, 2010 by e1saman Tagged: , , , , ,

It seems that the Network Manager on my ubuntu is not working properly.

I do not have the time to investigate the issue so I have to connect to the network manually with iwconfig.

Here are some good links that can help in situations like that;

If you want to connect to WEP or an open network; http://wirelessdefence.org/Contents/LinuxWirelessCommands.htm

In case you want to connect to WPA networks then you should do a little work; http://www.ubuntugeek.com/how-to-troubleshoot-wireless-network-connection-in-ubuntu.html

Good luck!