Table of Contents
- 1 What is WPS?
- 2 How WPSApp on PC works
- 3 How to install WPSApp on Windows and Mac
- 4 FAQs
WPSApp on PC checks the security of your network using WPS protocol. This protocol allows you to connect to a WiFi network. It uses an 8-digit pin number that usually is predefined in the router, the problem is that the pin of many routers from different companies is known or is known how to calculate it.
Google Playstore has many apps that use the WPS protocol to check the security of networks. Mostly these type of apps do not maintain their quality resulting in users’ dissatisfaction. There is still one app that can satisfy your needs related to the security of a network WPSApp for PC. The app is free and user friendly.
What is WPS?
WPS also known as Wi-Fi Protected Setup is a network security standard to create a secure wireless home network. the goal of the protocol is to allow home users who know little of wireless security and may be intimidated by the available security options to set up Wi-Fi Protected Access, as well as making it easy to add new devices to an existing network without entering long passphrases. Wi-Fi Protected Setup allows the owner of Wi-Fi privileges to block other users from using their household Wi-Fi. The owner can also allow people to use Wi-Fi. This can be changed by pressing the WPS button on the home router.
How WPSApp on PC works
The WPSApp for PC uses the pins to try the connection and check if the network is vulnerable. It implements several known algorithms for pin generation and some default pins. It also calculates the default key for some routers, allows you to view WiFi passwords stored on the device, scans the devices connected to your network, and analyzes the quality of the WiFi channels.
Networks with a red cross
WPSApp on Windows is very simple to use when scanning networks you will see networks with a red cross, these are secure networks they have disabled the WPS protocol, and the default password is unknown.
Networks with a question mark
Those that appear with a question mark have enabled the WPS protocol, but the pin is unknown, in this case WPSApp allows you to test the most common networks.
Those with a green tick are most likely vulnerable, they have the WPS protocol enabled and the connection pin is known. It may also be that the router has WPS disabled, but the password is known.
How to install WPSApp on Windows and Mac
You can easily install and use the WPSApp on PC while folllowing these steps
- You will need an Android Emulator for that we recommend BlueStacks or NoxPlayer
- After you have downloaded the emulator completely, run it on you PC
- At the start the software may take some time to load.
- After that open Google Playstore and type “WPSApp” in the search bar
- Click on the install button to finish installing the app
- Now you can enjoy WPSApp on your PC/Laptop
IS WPSApp free to use?
Yes, the app is completely free to use
Is WPSApp a virus?
NO, the WPSApp on PC is not a virus it helps you check a network connection if it is secure or not
Does WPSApp works on Windows 10?
Yes, the app works without any problem on your Windows 10 PC/Laptop
WPSApp on PC is released for macOS?
The app is released on Android forum only, but with the help of Android emulators it can easily be used on the macOS powered PC/Laptop
IS WPSApp for PC safe to use?
YES the WPSApp is safe to use and there no potential security concerns linked with it and it is very easy to use