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Basically, anyone allowed to connect to your router/wifi access point can in turn make their computer (or whatever device) into a router of their own. They can then, without your router even knowing, create their own little network and share internet amongst themselves, then relaying the traffic through one device. You can generally see what devices are ...


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Bluetooth does not create a strong internet signal so anyone connecting to it would have to pair to his device that is tethered. They would have to be in a 60 foot radius of that device in most cases. I don't think there is anything on your home consumer based router that will allow you to block him. Since he connects the Bluetooth device to the computer he ...


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can malware spread when sending a clean file to someone or receiving it via bluetooth ? As you mentioned, malware uses pair-wise communication mechanisms such as Bluetooth to spread. But whether the file you want to send is clean or not does not prevent you (or the destination deice) from being infected because one of the commun ways that malware ...



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