Texas Instruments Hold ‘em – `BleedingBit’

It’s been a fairly busy week for bug and patch announcements alike. Yesterday came the news that many devices including wireless access points, together with home and industry controllers and medical devices like insulin pumps, may be vulnerable to yet more ‘drive-by’ style attacks, which might enable an attacker to execute code and/or take full […]

THREAT HORIZON – BLEEDINGBIT

Priority: High Executive Summary: Armis have discovered two vulnerabilities in Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) chips produced by Texas Instruments (TI). These have been named BLEEDINGBIT. The vulnerabilities affect many Cisco, Meraki and Aruba products which feature the chips. Two TI chips, CC2640 and CC2650, can be corrupted by malformed BLE packets. This can allow an […]