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Week 7 Key Terms2.5G wireless networks: faster than 2G networks, transmitting data at a rate of up to 144 to384 Kbps. These 2.5G networks allowed devices to send files such as pictures andaccessing the Internet.3.5G wireless network: transmit data even faster, at rates of up to 10 Mbps.access point: a hardware device with one or more antennae that permit communicationbetween wired and wireless networks so wireless clients can send and receive data.autoconnect: another precaution that protects a wireless device is to disable the feature thatlets the device automatically connect to Wi-Fi networks when it is within range.bluebugging: when a hacker gains access to the device and its functions without the victim’sconsent.bluejacking: occurs when someone sends an anonymous message to a Bluetooth-enableddevice to surprise the owner, express an opinion, or make a social connection.bluesnarfing: occurs when a hacker with special software can detect a Bluetooth-enableddevice’s signal and gain access to its data without the victim’s knowledge.Bluetooth: which was named after a 10th-century Danish king, a technology uses radio wavesto create short-range connections between compatible computers, handheld devices,smartphones, wireless headsets, and other electronic devices.café latte attack: where an attack often occurs at coffeehouses, where a hacker gathersinformation about an access point and then uses that information to set up a device usingthe real access point’s signal to create a spoofed access point. Also known as evil twinattack.evil twin attack: where a hacker gathers information about an access point and then uses thatinformation to set up a device using the real access point’s signal to create a spoofedaccess point.

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