'Bluejacking' didn't simply arise from nowhere. It had to be made
up somehow. 'ajack' on the Esato mobile phone forums discovered
the art of bluejacking many months ago, and since then it has taken
At one point in time, when bluejacking was a fresh
topic, it didn't have just one name. About half of the people talking
about what we now call bluejacking once called it 'ajacking'. However,
it was soon realised that 'bluejacking' had a lot more to do with
Bluetooth, so it just stuck as bluejacking.
I will break the word 'bluejacking' down for you so
it's easier for you to understand how bluejacking got its name.
is taken from Bluetooth, the technology bluejacking
jacking is derived from both
"ajack" and "hijacking" even thought bluejacking
does not resemble hijacking - there is no accessing
or taking private data from your victim's device.