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Security flaws in Bluetooth
according to the BBC
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msg:932839
 5:55 pm on Nov 17, 2003 (gmt 0)

[news.bbc.co.uk ]

A potential loophole in security for Bluetooth phones, which could see strangers hacking into your address books, has been uncovered.

 

Hawkgirl




msg:932840
 11:45 pm on Nov 24, 2003 (gmt 0)

I believe this is one of the things covered under the term "bluejacking."

The thing that gets me is that people are surprised when security holes turn up in new technology. All technology should be guilty until proven innocent, as far as I'm concerned.

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