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Kali Linux Wireless Penetration Testing Cookbook by Sean-Philip Oriyano

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Bluejacking

Bluejacking is another type of attack that can be carried out via Bluetooth to susceptible devices in range. However, it is important to discuss how it is works before making bluejacking happen. In a nutshell, bluejacking is an attack where unsolicited messages are transmitted over Bluetooth to Bluetooth-enabled devices such as mobile phones, PDAs, Laptops, and so on, sending a contact which typically contains a message in the name field to another Bluetooth enabled device via the OBEX protocol. Remember that the bluejacker does not take control of your phone via the bluejacking technique; the attacker simply sends messages via Bluetooth. Think of this type of attack as spamming using the Bluetooth protocol.

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