Bad password in WPA-PSK cannot be deteced in handshake?

Beat Meier bmeier at infovia.com.ar
Thu May 26 16:48:54 EDT 2005


Hi

Is it not possible to detect a bad passwd in the Handshake of WPA-PSK?
At the moment the wpa_supplicant always get through EAPOL stage 1 and 2 
of handshake
i.e. Stage 3 is never reached.
If possible to detect it would be nice to print a warning that the 
passwd is wrong and then
give up or tray a certain times.

Beat



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