System requirements for Elcomsoft Wireless Security Auditor


  • Supported Operating Systems: Windows 2000, Windows 7 (32 bit), Windows 7 (64 bit), Windows Server 2003/2008, Windows Vista (32 bit), Windows Vista (64 bit), Windows XP, Windows 8, Windows 8.1
  • About 6 MB of free space on hard disk
  • Administrator privileges are recommended (to use some program features)
  • WPA/WPA2 password hash(es) in any format supported by the program (e.g. tcpdump)
  • At least one of supported NVIDIA or ATI cards is recommended
  • AirPCap adapter (for sniffing; Pro version only)

Trial limitations

Standard Edition supports up to two CPU cores and just one GPU; Professional Edition works with any number of CPUs and GPUs, as well as with Tableau TACC1441 hardware accelerators, and also includes the wireless sniffer (using AirPCap adapters).


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