The specialists found a virus capable of gaining control over any operating system via Bluetooth. This is reported in the blog of the company Arms, dealing with issues of ciber security.
The virus is called BlueBorne. It is noted that the dangers of infection are subjected to both mobile phones and computers, as well as other gadgets with a wireless personal network.
BlueBorne also spreads via Bluetooth. Specialists note that the virus attack vector surpasses the capabilities of its predecessors, as it can penetrate into networks disconnected from all data transfer channels, except Bluetooth.
Representatives of Arms called BlueBorne an extensive and serious threat. According to them, modern firewalls and antivirus software can not detect and prevent such an attack. The company stressed that they are working to solve this problem.