Category: bluetooth

Lenovo Warns on ThinkPad Bugs, One Unpatched
Black Hat 2019, bluetooth

Lenovo Warns on ThinkPad Bugs, One Unpatched

The notebook maker is warning users of three separate vulnerabilities. . Lenovo Warns on ThinkPad Bugs, One Unpatched ThreatpostSource link Read More

Hacked devices can be turned into acoustic weapons
acoustic cyber weapons, bluetooth

Hacked devices can be turned into acoustic weapons

Security researcher Matt Wixey found that many gadgets aren't protected from being turned into hearing-damaging weapons. Or melting. . Hacked devices can be turned into ... Read More

Unpatched Flaws in IoT Smart Deadbolt Open Homes to Danger
API, bluetooth

Unpatched Flaws in IoT Smart Deadbolt Open Homes to Danger

Researchers are warning that unpatched flaws found in the Hickory Smart Bluetooth Enabled Deadbolt allow an attacker with access to a victim's phone to break ... Read More

Artificial intelligence, bluetooth

Security Watch: Elon Musk’s NeuraLink Links Brains to iPhones via Bluetooth

Directly linking thoughts to a phone via Bluetooth -- what could go wrong? . Security Watch: Elon Musk’s NeuraLink Links Brains to iPhones via Bluetooth ... Read More

A Zero Day Latest News, bluetooth

Hacked Bluetooth hair straighteners are too hot to handle

What do cigarettes, candles, and faulty electrical appliances have in common with one another? The answer is they are among the top causes of house ... Read More

Apple, BLE

Bluetooth Flaws Could Allow Global Tracking of Apple, Windows 10 Devices

Identifying tokens and random addresses, meant to create anonymity, do not change in sync on some devices -- opening an attack vector. . Bluetooth Flaws ... Read More

AirDrop, Apple

JetBlue Bomb Scare Set Off with Apple AirDrop

Someone AirDropped a picture of a suicide vest to multiple people on a JetBlue flight, prompting an evacuation. . JetBlue Bomb Scare Set Off with ... Read More

A Zero Day Latest News, address randomisation

Bluetooth LE’s anti-tracking technology beaten

Researchers have found holes in the Media Access Control (MAC) address randomisation feature used by Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) to protect users and their devices ... Read More

Medtronic rushes to replace insulin pumps after flaws found
A Zero Day Latest News, bluetooth

Medtronic rushes to replace insulin pumps after flaws found

Medtronic is immediately recalling of all MiniMed 508 & Paradigm insulin pumps after researchers uncovered serious security flaws. . Medtronic rushes to replace insulin pumps ... Read More