Chinese Wi-Fi Key-Cracking Kits Provide Free, But Illegal Internet

Kits that crack WEP and guess WPA keys are popular in China despite hacking laws. Wi-Fi USB adapters bundled with a Linux operating system, key-breaking software and a detailed instruction book are being sold online and in bustling electronics bazaars.

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