Certified wireless security professional (CWSA)

4 days training event


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This course teaches the latest enterprise wireless LAN security and auditing techniques to the trainees. The course also covers the most up-to-date WLAN intrusion and DoS tools and techniques. The students are enabled on the functionality of the 802.11i amendment to the 802.11 standard, the inner-workings of each authentication method used with wireless LANs, and every class and type of WLAN security solution available. This includes a detailed coverage of the wireless intrusion prevention systems and wireless network management systems.

WLAN Security Overview

  • Standards Organizations

  • Wi-Fi Alliance Standards

  • 802.11 Networking Basics

  • 802.11 Security Basics

  • Data Privacy

  • 802.11i and WPA

  • RSN (Robust Security Network)

Legacy Security

  • Authentication

  • Web Encryption

  • VPN

  • MAC Filtering

  • SSID Segmentation

  • MAC Spoofing

Encryptions Ciphers and Methods

  • Encryption Basics

  • Stream and Block Ciphers

  • WLAN Encryption Methods

  • TKIP

  • CCMP

  • WPA/WPA2

802.11 Authentication Methods

  • WLAN Authentication Overview

  • AAA (Autherntication, Authorization, Accounting

  • 802.1x

  • EAP Protocols

Dynamic Encryption Key Generation

  • Dynamic WEP

  • RSN

  • Authentication and Key Management AKM

  • RSNA

  • Master Session Key (MSK)

  • 4-Way Hanshake

  • Group Key Handshake

  • PeerKey Handshake

SOHO 802.11 Security

  • Passphrase

  • Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS)

  • SOHO best Practices

Wireless Security Risks

  • Rouge Devices

  • Rouge Prevention

  • Eavesdropping

  • Authentication Attacks

  • DoD

  • L2DoS

  • 802.11w

  • MAC Spoofing

  • Wireless Hijacking

  • Peer-to-Peer Attacks

  • Management Interface Exploits

  • Physical Damage and Theft

Wireless Security Auditing

  • Purpose of Auditing

  • Layer-1 Audit

  • Layer-2 Audit

  • Penetration Testing

  • Wired Infrastructure Audi

  • WIPS Audit

  • Documenting the Audit

  • WLAN Security Auditing Tools


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