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Chapter 6. Bluetooth > Bluetooth Security

6.7. Bluetooth Security

You saw in Chapter 4 that wireless security is always a concern to administrators. You have also seen the flaws inherent in 802.11's WEP security. What about Bluetooth? Is it any more secure than 802.11?

The short and quick answer is no, Bluetooth is no more secure than 802.11. Because Bluetooth is often used in short-distance communications, its security aspects aren't well publicized, but it has certainly had its share of security woes.


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