September 14, 2017, by UNH Information Security Services
WHAT IS IT?
BlueBorne is the name given to a group of eight vulnerabilities that were disclosed September 13, 2017. When exploited, these vulnerabilities allow attackers to execute code remotely, take over susceptible devices, and perform man-in-the-middle (MiTM) attacks. These vulnerabilities were discovered by Armis Labs and reported to all affected vendors prior to public disclosure.
WHAT IS THE IMPACT?
BlueBorne is said to impact at least 5.3 billion Bluetooth-enabled devices, including...