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Category:   OS (Microsoft)  >   Windows Drivers Vendors:   Microsoft
Windows Bluetooth Driver Lets Remote Users on the Wireless Network Spoof Bluetooth Devices to Access Bluetooth Traffic
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1039339
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2017-8628   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Sep 13 2017
Impact:   Disclosure of user information, Modification of user information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 7 SP1, 2008 SP2, 8.1, RT 8.1, 10, 10 Version 1511, 2016, 10 Version 1607, 10 Version 1703
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Windows Bluetooth Driver. A remote user on the wireless network can spoof Bluetooth devices.

A remote user within range of the wireless network can exploit a spoofing flaw in the Microsoft Bluetooth stack to conduct a man-in-the-middle attack to access and monitor the target user's Bluetooth traffic.

Systems with Bluetooth enabled are affected.

Ben Seri and Gregory Vishnepolsky of Armis, Inc. reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote user on the wireless network can spoof Bluetooth devices.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix.

The Microsoft advisories are available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Authentication error

Message History:   None.

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