Gulp: Security Researcher Discovers WPA2 Vulnerability

It's time to be nostalgic for the days when you could count on WPA2 as the strongest, most impregnable wireless security standard. Security firm AirTight Networks has discovered a means of compromising WPA2 encryption using about ten lines of code. » 7/26/10 5:19pm 7/26/10 5:19pm

Hackers Use Nvidia Graphics Card to Smash Wi-Fi Encryption 10,000…

Here's one way to tap the parallel processing power in Nvidia's graphics cards » 10/10/08 3:00pm 10/10/08 3:00pm: Wi-Fi security hacking. Russian hackers reportedly bored through WPA and WPA2 encryptions using a brute-force technique juiced with one of Nvidia's latest graphics cards (they don't say ). The card supposedly made the "password recovery"…

Microsoft's Xbox 360 Incompatible with Apple's Airport Extreme 802.11n

Two can play the incompatibility game. It looks like Microsoft's getting back at Apple's "don't get Vista if you want to use iTunes" by telling Xbox 360 users not to get the new Airport Extreme because it's incompatible with their game console. » 2/07/07 7:54pm 2/07/07 7:54pm