WPA2 shown to be vulnerable to key reinstallation attacks

A key reinstallation attack vulnerability in the WPA2 wi-fi protocol has been made public today. Security researcher Mathy Vanhoef has identified what he dubs a “serious weakness” in the wireless protocol. The tl;dr is that an attacker within range of a person logged onto a wireless network could use key reinstallation attacks to bypass WPA2 network security …

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