Hackers can steal data off your Android phone via Bluetooth

Bluetooth BlueBorne Hack

As always with new security issues affecting mobile devices, it’s Android users who have to worry about the newly discovered Bluetooth hack. Windows and iOS phones are protected against it but only if you’ve installed the September 12th security patch on Windows or run iOS 9.3.5 or laters. A security patch is already rolling out to Android device. But we all know that updates aren’t exactly instant in the Android universe, especially compared to Apple’s or Microsoft’s updates.

The BlueBorne attack can also work on other Bluetooth-enabled devices, including computers and IoT gadgets.

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