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  • There is a flag (ssid hidden) for this listed in the AT commands for the ESP8266.

    1. AT+CWSAP_CUR – Current config of softAP mode
      AT+CWSAP_CUR – Set configuration of softAP mode, won’t save to Flash
      Example AT+CWSAP_CUR="ESP8266", "1234567890", 5, 3
      Command AT+CWSAP_CUR?
      Response +CWSAP_CUR:, , , , ,
      Parameters
      string, ESP8266 softAP’ SSID
      string, range: 8 ~ 64 bytes ASCII
      channel id

      0 OPEN
      2 WPA_PSK
      3 WPA2_PSK
      4 WPA_WPA2_PSK

      maximum count of stations that allowed to connect to ESP8266 soft-AP
      range: [1, 4]
      Broadcast SSID by default
      0 broadcast SSID of ESP8266 soft-AP
      1 do not broadcast SSID of ESP8266 soft-AP
      Command AT+CWSAP_CUR=, , , [, ][, ]
      Response
      OK
      ERROR
      Parameters The same as above.
      Notes
      This command is only available when softAP mode enable.
      ESP8266 softAP don’t support WEP.
      This configuration will NOT store in Flash.
      Espressif

    https://cdn.sparkfun.com/assets/learn_tu­torials/4/0/3/4A-ESP8266AT_Instruction_SetEN_v0.30.pdf

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