WiFi hacking is an important section of Ethical Hacking. Today android smartphone can do a variety of things that weren’t possible a few years ago.
If you dig deep you can ton of hacking apps for the android phone. But today in this article I will provide you the best apps for hacking wifi.
By the way, if you are interested in the hacking then you can like some articles of imagediamond
17 Working Android WiFi Hacking Apps
Before I provide you list of apps. You need to understand that having an app is not going to hack wifi automatically.
You have to understand the basics to know these apps works & how can you hack wifi. Basically there are 5 types of wifi security
- WEP: Oldest Algorithm of WiFi security
- WPA or WPA2A: Widely popular (most difficult to crack)
- Mac Address Filtering: Only allowed device can be connected to the network
- WPA With WPS enabled: Easiest to Hac
- Open WiFi: No password but need authentication once connected such as college wifi.
As its name suggests, it can hack only wifi where WPS pin is enabled. Basically every router has a default pin. It tries all default pin to find the password.
Most of the time owners are not aware of it. So it connects you with wifi network in seconds.
Probably this is the most popular app in the play store. If the owner changes the password then by rooting your smartphone you can apply brute force attack.
Brute force attack is basically trying every combination of characters.
WiFi WPS WPA Tester
This is another app to hack wifi. To be honest, with there is no significant difference comparing with WPS connect. But sometimes WPS tester doesn’t respond correctly.
So you can try this app. Again it can hack only WPS enabled wifi password. This app is developed by Saniorgl SRL.
This app has a paid version as well for more features. This has been rated ⅘ by half million users.
Reaver WiFi Hacking Apps
Another famous wifi hacking for android. Reaver provides graphical user interface. Basically you don’t have to deal with commands.
Just tap on buttons to hack wifi. This app isn’t available in the play store. To use this app make sure you have installed bcmon.
This app still in the beta development. There are certain models of samsung, LG, HTC, nexus that aren’t supported by this app.
Zanti is complete suite for hacking. Not only wifi hacking you can also find tools for network scanning.
This giant app isn’t available in the play store. You have to download it from the official website.
Not all users knows how to use this app to get most out of it. That’s why I recommend you watch video tutorials on the youtube.
Once you learn about this app features then you can do a lot of things such wifi jamming, finding devices connected to network etc.
This ins’t wifi hacking. Actually, this is app for jamming wifi network. So nobody else can use the wifi to browse internet.
To use this app you need rooted android phone. Then it will scan whole network find all the connected devices.
After that with one tap you can jam the whole wifi network.
Note: In [currentyear], this app stop working. It can’t jam wifi network anymore.
Nmap WiFi Hacking Apps
Nmap is famous tool of linux for network scanning. Basically it can get information about connected devices, router etc.
It can also find network vulnerabilities by apply automated scripts.
To get most of out this app you need rooted android phone. But if you are just getting started then non-rooted smartphone is also good enough.
This app isn’t suitable for beginners. But if you are interested in the ethical hacking world then it is a must-have app for you.
This app was created for testing the wifi security. But soon as it famous it started using by hackers.
This is the best app for wifi hacking. Basically it can apply brute force & dictionary attack.
If you are wondering about Brute force basically in this hacker try to guess characters used in password, minimum & maximum length.
The the program apply every combination as password. In other words, it is aircrack-ng for andorid users.
In the starting you may get overwhelm with app features. But with time & help of internet you soon you will become master at wifi hacking.
This isn’t wifi hacking app but still it must have for wifi hackers.
The primary purpose of this app is to information of connected device. In other words, it is alternative to nmap.
The advantage of this app is it is user friendly. It can help you to find how many devices connected to network.
IP address of connected device with operating system. It can also work as wifi jammer.
On top of that, it can find mac address to bypass the mac filtering.
Penetrate Pro is a great app for testing wifi security. Although it looks simple. It has the potential to take wifi analysis.
On top of that, it can test wps security as well. Penetrate pro can also hack the WEP network.
Keep in mind that, some antivirus can show you warning about this because of its permission to hack wifi.
Fing Network Tools
Another Google play store app to analysis the wifi. This app has been rated ⅘ by 300k users.
This app isn’t for newbies. It for professional hackers to get network information. Here are the things that this app can find.
- Connected Devices
- Hidden Camera
- Notification when internet is down
- Network speed test
- Notification when a New device is connected
In other words, it for catching the hackers. If you are concern about your security then give a shot to this app.
It is free WPA/WEP key generator for several routers around the world.
Basically it tries exploit the routers. Router keygen is available for both windows & android.
For new routers, generally it does not work.
Information gathering is the first step in hacking. Wifi Waren helps to exactly do the same.
You can get frequency, channel, modem manufacturer, encryption, security, distance to the router, power, name, and Mac address of wireless access points around you and show some information about connected devices to your network.
For wifi owners, it can generate strong password, recover password (require root permission) Router’s serial number etc.
The main feature of this app can check the secure wifi network. It checks arp spoofing, DNS detecting to know is wifi actually secure or not.
In case you are living in metro area it can find free network around you.
dSploit exist from years. It is combination of network analyser & penetration suite.
With dSploit you can map your network, fingerprint alive host. On top of that you can also run services as well.
This isn’t not wifi hacking. It is one step ahead. As its name suggest it about applying arp soofing attack.
Basically in this hacker send fake address resoluation protocol to get website credtianl details.
But because or browser security it can’t work on https websites anymore.
This app is for getting wifi information. In other words, wifi anaysier.
You have to also save a list of known devices with custom name.
According to the company, currently it is installed more than 400k devices.
Except english you can also get this app in italian, spanish, Russian, french etc languages.
WIFI Analyzer (Open source)
Last but not least Wifi analytics another app to analysis the network.
This app is open source meaning you will get full code of the app to modify according to your needs.
But you have to be proper android developer for this. Here are the Best features of this app.
- Identify nearby Access Points
- Channel signal strength Analyzer
- HT/VHT Detection – 40/80/160MHz
- Apply filters: WiFi band, Signal strength, Security and SSID
- Vendor/OUI Database Lookup
Now It Is Your Turn
Probably you are already using few apps that I mentioned. If you think that I missed an amazing let us know by the comment section.
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