Over 12500 Bluetooth devices scanned

Friday, 17 March 2006, 12:31 AM EST

We've been developing a Bluetooth honeypot. An early prototype was given a test run at the CeBIT trade fair during the week. The embedded device announces itself as a Bluetooth phone in discoverable mode. It detects Bluetooth devices within a one hundred meter range and creates a list of the device names found. It also accepts all file transfers and scans them for known mobile viruses.

At the F-Secure blog.

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