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Old 12-27-2006, 10:43 AM   #1
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Default Poll: Do you know your wep key off by heart?

I sure do! I'm not sure if i should post it in its entirity here, but well: the first 7 Digits are: A1FEEA4.
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Old 12-27-2006, 10:55 AM   #2
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no way, I know like the first 4 digits lol, its to long, although I know what it says in hex
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Old 12-27-2006, 11:34 AM   #3
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I know my WPA password off by heart

WEP is just uber useless.
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Old 12-27-2006, 11:34 AM   #4
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i know my key and password hah
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Old 12-27-2006, 11:41 AM   #5
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Suppose it is Uberuseless if you live in a city. I reccon theres about 20 People with WLAN's in my village, and i cant pick up ANY (Apart from my own :P)
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Old 12-27-2006, 04:29 PM   #6
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I don't know my WEP key (on my secondary wireless, not dialup ) off by heart. Not even sure if I know one digit of it...
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Old 12-27-2006, 08:29 PM   #7
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i know my wep off by heart. wpa dont work that well with my psp
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i don't use one! They are utterly useless, and easily bustable... many software programs can bust them in just a few hours...
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I dont know my WPA, it rotates every so often
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Old 12-28-2006, 01:44 PM   #10
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i don't use one! They are utterly useless, and easily bustable... many software programs can bust them in just a few hours...
Haha, takes about 5 min to crack it brute, about 6 hours to crack a busy network without brute forcing the AP.
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Old 12-28-2006, 02:56 PM   #11
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i don't use one! They are utterly useless, and easily bustable... many software programs can bust them in just a few hours...
if your some noob who just searches for wireless networks from your home because you do not have one then if you dont have a key then they can just connect easily. a noob wont try to crack a password as they wouldnt know how. what im trying to say is that a wep or wpa password is noob proof and around here most people are like that (no offence to them)
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hmph... hate ppl who just park in front of my house to find wireless hot spot... those sons of ...
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Old 12-28-2006, 05:35 PM   #13
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hmph... hate ppl who just park in front of my house to find wireless hot spot... those sons of ...
^^Get A shotgun^^

BTW i don't have a wireless network at the mo but when i get new laptop in new year i will have AND LIKE MOST LONG STRINGS OF LETTERS AND NUMBERS I WILL PROBABLY FORGET IT
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so how do u put it into your devices if you dont know what it is?
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Hahaha. It amuses me to think people still consider themselves secure with WEP's. Whatever it is, I guarantee I can crack it in under 10 minutes.
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Old 12-30-2006, 07:49 AM   #16
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the only reason people used them is so your average next door neibour can't steal your wi-fi so unless rakedog is your neibour you are ok
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Old 12-30-2006, 09:44 PM   #17
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Default Re: Poll: Do you know your wep key off by heart?

I dont know myne off by heart, but i know my friends
Though i aint gonna give it out here,
Myne is like 40 characters long i think,
and anyway i change it every week so good luck cracking it
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i thought the there was a 15 character limit?
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schultzy92, based on how you type and write, I honestly wouldn't expect you to memorize a 40-character key, much less change it every week.

Not that it would matter, as it doesn't make a slight bit of difference how long your WEP is. The algorithm is structured in such a way that a 5 character key will take just as long to crack with IV collisions as a 50 character key. Sorry bud.
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ethernet?
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