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

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Vulnerabilities in the way Bluetooth Low Energy is implemented on devices by manufacturers can open the door to global device tracking for the Windows 10, iOS and macOS devices that incorporate it, according to research from Boston University.

The researchers tested Apple and Microsoft computers and iPhones, and found conflicting success in their proof-of-concept work, they said.

“The algorithm succeeds consistently on Windows 10 and sometimes on Apple operating systems,” according to the report.

Read the full story on ThreatPost: https://threatpost.com/bluetooth-flaws-global-tracking-apple-windows/146517/

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