CompTIA Security Plus Mock Test Q1778

Which of the following attack types is being carried out where a target is being sent unsolicited messages via Bluetooth?

A. War chalking
B. Bluejacking
C. Bluesnarfing
D. Rogue tethering

Correct Answer: B

Explanation:
Bluejacking is the sending of unsolicited messages over Bluetooth to Bluetooth-enabled devices such as mobile phones, PDAs or laptop computers, sending a vCard which
typically contains a message in the name field (i.e., for bluedating or bluechat) to another Bluetooth-enabled device via the OBEX protocol.

Incorrect Answers:
A: War chalking is the drawing of symbols or icons to indicate or advertise the presence of an open Wi-Fi network.
C: Bluesnarfing is the theft of information from a wireless device through a Bluetooth connection.