A wireless LAN encryption tool used to crack WEP networks on Windows

Operating system: Windows

Release: AirSnort 0.2.7e

Antivirus check: passed

Last revision: Last week

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AirSnort for Windows is an encryption wireless LAN tool used to crack encryption codes in WEP Wifi. It gathers information from 802.11b information from WEP networks. This is done passively by the software where it gathers packets going in and out of the system. of this gathering for packets, it requires around 5 to 10 million. When enough packets have been obtained the encryption has gathered enough information to guess the password. This software does not, however, crack WPA wireless. The amount of time that it will be able to crack and guess a password is under a second. This can be done at any area if the wireless connection is of WEP origin. There are specific cards that are required, however. You will also need to have specific and updated software for AirSnort to work. The system run with aero peek, Winrar, GTK, Glib, Pango, and ATk. Each of this software is essential in having Airsnort work properly and crack wireless passwords in under a second. Managing devices is important to ensuring that that encryptions can't be traced and do no harm to your computer.  


  • The product runs under Windows or Linux
  • Updates have discontinued but are still available for free
  • Can work with other software
  • Will be able to guess a password in under a second

This product is free to download online. It requires specific installation instructions and drivers for it to perform properly. The password guessing occurs in under a second but only through WEP wireless systems. This run on a general system for most cracking software of 802.11b. The system can run on Windows and Linux but each requires specific and up to date software. This is easily performed in an area with a WEP wifi and password that needs to be cracked. This free downloaded product can be useful in solving certain wireless internet passwords. 

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