Wardrive (20 pts. extra credit)
The next one will be Sat., April 25, 2015, 9 am, SCIE 200
If you have one, bring a car and/or a laptop. If you don't have those things, come anyway!
Recommended wardriving equipment is a laptop with Windows 7 or 8 and Vistumbler:http://www.vistumbler.net/
You can use some other device or software, but test it first and make sure you can find out how many networks you find and sort them into these categories:
Some loaner netbooks will be available for students without equipment.
KismetIf you are using Linux, you can use Kismet. It's more complicated than Vistumbler, but more powerful. Here's a friendly tutorial (we don't need the GPS function):
You do need to find a way to get the output into a spreadsheet so you can determine how many networks are using No encryption, WEP, WPA, or WPA-2.