Abstract—The mobile phone technology has developed tremendously in the Bluejacking is instigated by an attacker (termed as bluejacker or bluejackaddict) . Abstract Bluejacking is the sending of unsolicited messages over Bluetooth to Bluetooth-enabled devices such as mobile phones, PDAs or. Abstract – This research paper is about the technology used for sending unsolicited messages over. Bluetooth to Bluetooth to Bluetooth-enabled devices such as.

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Bluejacking | Seminars For You

Try one at random and look around to see who grabs their phone and then looks perplexed when they read your message: The company is tight lipped about its ultimate product and goals but has done a superb job of raising its profile by making available a series of free media properties. The radio that was paged will respond with its Global ID and the master radio will pass the radio that was paged and FHS packet.

Bluejacking has been used in guerrilla marketing campaigns to promote advergames. Remember me on this computer. The word snarf probably is a portmanteau from snort and scarf and derived as a rather malicious form of sniffing. Most Bluetooth devices save the link key in non-volatile memory for future use. His Bluebug program allows the user to take control of a victim’s phone to call the user’s phone. Unfortunately, almost every Bluetooth enabled device will not yet be configured with a useful name – so you are going to have to guess.

Edited by Harold F. Now, remember that Bluetooth only works over short distances, so if you are in the middle of Dartmoor then BlueJacking isn’t going to work for you unless the sheep have mobile phones these days!


In India there are some temples which offer ringtones, wallpapers of gods and some other content using bluecasting. This technique is used in many fields like cinematrain station, shopping malls ,mobile phone shops etc.


It is also an extremely likely that the term was coined from cartoon characters in American pop-culture. Bluecasting is also used by many companies to advertise about various offers by them.

Possible profiling factors are gender, age, language, interests, mood, advertising frequency etc. It stated that the phonebook and calendar can be obtained, anonymously, and without the owner’s knowledge or consent, from some Bluetooth-enabled mobile phones.

Other forms of message content included social interaction bluemacking The information is presented in a very familiar and simple form of a text message.

The main use of bluejacking tools or Software tools for making bluejacking bluejacking is in advertising purpose and easier: Bluejacking does not, as the report stated, require a password to be entered and therefore the two devices are not paired, he explained. Phone owners who receive bluejack messages should refuse to add the contacts to their address book.

Ajack did a Bluetooth discovery to see if there was another Bluetooth device The mobile phone technology has around. One such appropriation is bluejacking, the practice of sending short, unsolicited messages via vCard functionality to other Bluetooth-enabled phones.

In progression of will never try to hack a discovery date, Bluetooth attack started device for the purpose of with bluejacking, then bluesnarfing, and copying or modifying any then bluebugging. Bluejackers often look for the receiving phone to ping or the user to react. Bluejacking does not involve the removal or alteration of any data from the device. This location based system enables Bluetooth to be used as a means of targeting users with specialized content in a specific area at a given time.


Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Other initiatives for Bluetooth have been seen in the automotive and medical industries in that manufactures have begun to include Bluetooth access in cars and medical monitoring equipment. Now select the new contact and from the Menu of the phone choose “Send via Bluetooth”. Each of these systems uses Bluetooth, and each forms its own piconet to talk between the main unit and peripheral.

This explicit set of rules may explain the relative lack 2.

Try one at random and look around to see who grabs their phone and then looks perplexed when they read your message: This way, when the same Bluetooth devices wish to communicate again, they use the stored link key. In order to carry out a bluejacking, the sending and receiving devices must be within 10 meters of one another.

Origin of Bluejacking: Abstract | Pranay Moluguri –

To avoid this we have developed some software to do bluejacking in an easier way. Not only can they make calls, they can send messages, essentially do anything the phone can do. This data could include the phonebook, calendar, pictures and text messages.

In December ownership of the format was handed over to the Internet Mail Consortium, a trade association for companies with an interest in Internet e-mail.