Video: Practical exploitation using a malicious SSID
Posted on 04 October 2013.
In this video from DerbyCon, Deral Heiland discusses the leveraging of SSIDs to inject various attacks into wireless devices, and management consoles. The type of injection attacks discussed includes XSS, CSRF, command injection and format strings attacks.

Heiland also talks about various malicious SSID restrictions, limitations, and potential attack success dependencies. Using live demonstrations he shows how each of these attack methods are carried out and how common this attack vector potentially is.






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