BlueBump Attack

software-engineering
cyber-security
bluetooth
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BlueBump attack is an cyber attack for bluetooth enabled devices. The attack allows the attacker to connect to the Bluetooth device of target, and then exploit the link key of the target device. The attack gives the attacker unlimited access to the victim's device. The attack can be performed in a very limited range, usually around 10 meters for the smartphones. For laptops, it can reach up to 100 meters with powerful transmitters.

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