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Severe vulnerabilities expose wireless access points to attack

11 days ago   |   By Tech Radar

Researchers from the enterprise IoT security company, Armis have discovered two severe vulnerabilities in several popular wireless access points that, if exploited, could allow hackers to compromise enterprise networks. The two critical vulnerabilities are related to to the use of Bluetooth Low Energy chips manufactured by Texas Instruments that are used in wireless access points from Cisco, Meraki and Aruba. Armis has dubbed the vulnerabilities “BLEEDINGBIT” and if exploited, they could allow an attacker to break into enterprise networks undetected, take over access points, spread malware...
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