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WiFi Security: WPA3-SAE Analysis

wifi-security-basics-traffic-analysis | Level: Easy  | Total Lab Runs: 0 | Premium Lab

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WPA3 (WiFi Protected Access 3) is the latest WiFi security standard announced by WiFi Alliance in 2018. It will succeed the WPA2 standard. Simultaneous Authentication of Equals (SAE) is a new feature in WPA3 which will replace the WPA2-PSK network. SAE has multiple new security features like perfect forward secrecy, protection against passphrase bruteforce and Protected Mangement Frames (PMF).

In this lab, WPA3-SAE packet capture is provided. The objective of the lab is to analyze the PCAP using Wireshark and explore the various aspects of WPA3-SAE protocol handshake.

PCAP source: The PCAP file is taken from Wireshark's Github repository (Link).

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