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Backtrack 5 Wireless Penetration Testing Beginner’s Guide

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If you were ever curious about what wireless security and hacking was all about, then this book will get you started by providing you with the knowledge and practical know-how to become a wireless hacker. Vivek Ramachandran has been working on Wi-Fi security since Inhe was the first to demonstrate how malware could use Wi-Fi to create backdoors, worms, and even botnets.

Earlier, Vivek was one of the programmers of the He is best known in the hacker community as the founder of SecurityTube. Sign up to our emails for regular updates, bespoke offers, exclusive discounts and great free content.

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