Bluetooth flaw could enable hackers to track iOS, macOS and Windows 10 devices

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Neither Apple nor Microsoft have yet issued a fix

A vulnerability in the Bluetooth communication protocol could enable cybercriminals to track Bluetooth devices, including laptops and smartphones manufactured by Apple and Microsoft. That's acco...

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