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Two commands to get your current WiFi password or any WiFi password stored in your macOS keychain!
get_current_wifi_password() {
# this command from
current_wifi=`/System/Library/PrivateFrameworks/Apple80211.framework/Versions/Current/Resources/airport -I | \
awk '/ SSID/ {print substr($0, index($0, $2))}'`
security find-generic-password -a "$current_wifi" -g | tail -0
get_wifi_password() {
security find-generic-password -a "$1" -g | tail -0
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