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Wi-Fi Tools for Analysis and GEO-Locating

Acronym: 
WTAG
Length: 
5 Training Days
Locations Offered: 
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Description

The Wi-Fi Tools for Analysis and GEO-Locating (WTAG) training program is designed to review the capability of hidden devices in structures, peer-to-peer hidden communication through use of common devices such as PSP, Nintendo DS, iPhones and geo-location of those Wi-Fi devices. The program will also review real-world circumstance of Wi-Fi being involved in Child Pornography, Terrorism, and Child Exploitation.

The WTAG will review the threats, the exploits, and the defense techniques along with real-world investigative techniques available to Law Enforcement. An in-depth look at these fields, will expose the student to Wi-Fi threats through the eyes of an attacker. Using readily available and open-source tools and off-the-shelf devices, students will navigate through the techniques attackers use to exploit Wi-Fi devices, what information they can glean from a device and how this can be used. The use of Wi-Fi devices utilized for hidden communication and storage purposes will also be explored.

This program is designed for the intermediate to advanced skill level student.

Prerequisites

Applicant must be a law enforcement officer/agent with arrest authority in the prevention, detection, apprehension, detention and/or investigation of felony and/or misdemeanor violations of federal, state, local, tribal, or military criminal laws or law enforcement support personnel.

Required Training Materials

None.

Program Syllabus/Curriculum

  • Electronic Law and Evidence
  • 802.11 Location and Exploitation
  • 802.11 Location and Exploitation Overview
  • Shadow Operation (WTAG)
  • WIFI Location and Exploitation Tools

Program Registration

Federal organization personnel should contact their agency training officer to register for training, email questions to FLETCAdmissions@fletc.dhs.gov or telephone 912-267-3344. 

State, local and tribal officers requesting training should register online. If organizational support is required or you have additional needs, please email stateandlocaltraining@dhs.gov or call us at 1-800-743-5382.

International (non-US) personnel should email FLETC-intlrqst@fletc.dhs.gov or telephone 912-261-4023.

Program Contact Info

Glynco: (912) 267-2702