Its a every haX0rz dream to pwn a network in a way that nobody could ever imagine how the hell that attack happened in the first place. Everyday passionate hackers around the world work hard to come up with insane new techniques to leverage networks in a new and creative ways. These days network ownage from mobile phones is also one of the hot topics among hackers, because they know that mobile phones these days are very powerful,beautifully integrated with smart mobile Os like Android,IOS , Maemo , Meeg0 etc and are highly customizable with cool applications.
N900 is a phone simply designed for hackers. The reason is that the phone’s operating system is based on Maemo a linux mobile operating systemm, Has 600 MHz arm processor which can be easily overclocked. I have overclocked mine to 850 Mhz and works perfectly.
Overclocked N900 to 850 MHz ( Screen Shot of Conky )
There is a very nice article on how to overclock your n900 easily by thehandheldblog.com (click here to check it out)
We all have to agree on one thing that when ever a hacker finds out that the os is linux, he’ll 100% positively going to install it with his favorite tools like aircrack-ng, ettercap-ng, kismet , wireshark, rouge ap scripts , metasploit set and etc.
We already know that Nokia’s N900 is a linux based mobile phone and has a good processing speed, which infact are the the best ingredients required by hackers to use this phone as a ultimate pwning phone to carry out attacks such as network attacks, wireless network attacks, Phishing attacks , MITM Attacks and much more.
I have turned my n900 into a mobile pwning phone. I have installed my phone with following tools by which i can easily carry out network based attacks.
- Aircrack-ng (complete suite)
- Cleven (Maemo Based GUI For Aircrack)
- SSL Strip
- YAMAS (Yet Another Man In the Middle Attack Script for Maemo)
- Conky ( Detailed mobile cpu monitor Conky )
- QT Mobile Hotspot
- Debian LXDE
- Power Kernal v48
- x11VNC Server
- Ssh Server / Client
- WifiEye (Wirelnes network Monitor GUI)
- Bleeding Edge Wlan Injection Driver for N900 ( Download From here )
- Gnome Network Tools