Bluetooth Vunerablity: Protect Yourself with Longer PIN

ZNet Article on how to prevent Bluetooth Hacking on your PDA or phone device.  Most of these are good guidelines for any person to follow.  It isn't certain that these guidlines will prevent an actual hack attempts on your device.

Suggestions:

  • Use a Longer Personal Identification Number (PIN)
  • Only pair your device in private locations (not at airports or resturants)

http://www.zdnet.co.uk/zdnetuk/news/internet/security/0,39020375,39205871,00.htm

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