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Security Risk for Wireless Networks and the Features

1. What security risks are associated with using a wireless network?

2. Explain the application and features Bluetooth. Why is there a need for these different wireless technologies?

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1. What security risks are associated with using a wireless network?
- Message interception,
- Message replay,
- Spoofing,
- Misdirection,
- Jamming,
- Traffic analysis,
- Subscriber duplication,
- Theft of service,
- Theft of unit,
- Denial of service.

2. Explain the application and features Bluetooth. Why is there a need for these different wireless technologies?
Bluetooth is an industrial specification for wireless personal area networks (PANs). Bluetooth provides a way to connect and exchange information between devices such as:
- Mobile phones,
- Laptops,
- PCs,
- Printers,
- Digital cameras, and
- Video game consoles over a secure, globally unlicensed short-range radio frequency.

Bluetooth is a radio standard and communications protocol primarily designed for low power consumption, with a short range ...

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Security risk for wireless networks is explained. The application and features of Bluetooth are explored.

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