Pineapple Defences

Background With the previous post (Blue for the Pineapple); sharing instructions on how to create a cheaper and more affordable clone of the infamous Hak5 Pineapple.  Awareness has risen about the capabilities and exploitability of these WiFi honeypots.  This post will discuss possible defences against the pineapple: Setting Access Points to Use WPA2 or Enterprise Encryption SSL VPN Manual Connections

WiFi Pineapple | Blue For The Pineapple | InteliSecure

Background The WiFi Pineapple, was a device coined by the Hak5 (www.hak5.org) Team back in 2008. Originally it was a hacked Fon/Fonera AccessPoint (AP) with Karma patches applied to hostapd. Back then Digninja (Robin wood) called it Jasager (http://www.digininja.org/jasager/), it was called this because the AP software answered “Yes” to all WiFi Beacon Frames; if a WiFi client was looking for the SSID BTOpenzone the Pineapple(or Jasager) would reply “That’s…