[conspire] 2WIRE SSID

Rick Moen rick at linuxmafia.com
Tue Mar 22 10:24:15 PDT 2011

Quoting Ehud Kaldor (ehud.kaldor at gmail.com):

> this might be the forum to ask:
> anyone seen WEP-protected SSIDs in the form of 2WIREXXX (XXX being numbers)
> floating around? i can see 2WIRE112, 2WIRE795 and more around my house in
> San Jose and others in other locations. just curious.

Yes.  A '2WIRE834' network is one of my neighbours.  2Wire is an AT&T
model line, commonly provided by the telco for AT&T residential aDSL
service, many (all?) being cheap-ass USB units based on Broadcom 4306
chips.  Default keys are 10-digit WEP, with optional choice of WPA.

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