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Billions of Devices Potentially Exposed to New Bluetooth Attack | SecurityWeek.Com

Accepted submission by MrPlow at 2017-09-12 13:55:55
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Submitted via IRC for TheMightyBuzzard

Billions of devices may be exposed to a new and stealthy Bluetooth attack that can be carried out without any user interaction

With all the smartphones out there whose manufacturers and carriers refuse to update them after a year or so, I can see this being a big, big problem.

Source: http://www.securityweek.com/billions-devices-potentially-exposed-new-bluetooth-attack [securityweek.com]


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