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You’ve just completed a survey of the wireless signals traversing the airspace in your employer’s vicinity, and you’ve found an unauthorized AP with a very strong signal near the middle of the 100- acre campus. What kind of threat do you need to report to your boss? a. Rogue AP b. War driving c. Bluesnarfing d. Hidden node

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Network+ Guide to Networks (MindTa...

8th Edition
Jill West + 2 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337569330

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Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337569330
Chapter 6, Problem 9RQ
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You’ve just completed a survey of the wireless signals traversing the airspace in your employer’s vicinity, and you’ve found an unauthorized AP with a very strong signal near the middle of the 100- acre campus. What kind of threat do you need to report to your boss?

  1. a. Rogue AP
  2. b. War driving
  3. c. Bluesnarfing
  4. d. Hidden node

Program Description Answer

When an unauthorized AP found near the middle of the 100 acre campus when the wireless signals traversing in the airspace and the threat identified is Rogue AP.

Hence, the correct answer is option “A”.

Explanation of Solution

Rogue AP:

It is a wireless access point installed on a secure network without the authorization of local network administrator. This installation could be done by a trusted employee or by a hacker.

Explanation for incorrect options:

War driving:

War driving is done by the hackers who search for the unprotected wireless network using the laptop or smartphones.

Hence, the option “B” is wrong.

Bluesnarfing:

  • “Bluesnarfing” is the process of steeling the information from a wireless device via Bluetooth connection...

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