Sunday, December 31, 2006

New hacker tools for Bluetooth

Two new tools, in the form of BTCrack and Hidattack, were released Friday at the 23rd Chaos Communication Congress in Berlin. They demonstrate serious security vulnerabilities in Bluetooth at the protocol level. BTCrack permits hacking the pairing of two Bluetooth devices. Hidattack permits remote, external control of a wireless Bluetooth keyboard, so that it is possible to make keyboard entries on the connected computer.

Read more HERE.


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