HTC patches Bluetooth driver flaw

Handset manufacturer issues patch for a Bluetooth vulnerability discovered earlier this week.

Handset manufacturer HTC has issued a fix for the vulnerable Bluetooth driver in some of its Windows Mobile phones.

Earlier this week it emerged that the driver contained a flaw that could allow an attacker to target handsets with their Bluetooth turned on and Bluetooth file-sharing enabled.

On Thursday, HTC issed a patch for the driver. The fix for Touch HD, Touch Diamond and Touch Pro handsets can be downloaded from this page.

This article was first published as a blog post on ZDNet UK.