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Pivoting over WiFi: WPA Enterprise

wifi-security-enterprise-networks-pivoting | Level: Easy  | Total Lab Runs: 0 | Premium Lab

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Your Red Team is hired by Global Marine Services to test the security of their HQ. You are given the responsibility of assessing their WiFi network. The WiFi network might lead to the machines on their private LAN. Everything else is off-limits.

Objective: Break into the WiFi network and recover the flag kept on one of their LAN systems.


  • Aircrack-ng suitedhclient, eaphammer and hydra are installed on the machine
  • Two dual-band monitor mode capable WiFi interface are present on the user machine.
  • Only TCP and UDP traffic can pass through WiFi AP, hence ping won't work.
  • SSH password of WiFi AP is strong and random. Hence, won't be susceptible to a dictionary attack.
  • LAN machines typically use weak SSH passwords.
  • Password dictionary to use: /root/wordlists/100-common-passwords.txt

1. Flag

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