Mac OS X contains a flaw that may allow a malicious user to more easily compromise a Bluetooth pairing. The issue is due to an insufficient passkey length of only six characters. It is possible that the flaw may allow an attacker to more easily guess the passkey due to limited keyspace resulting in a loss of confidentiality.
Remote / Network Access
Loss of Confidentiality
Currently, there are no known workarounds or upgrades to correct this issue. However, Apple has released a patch (Security Update 2006-004) to address this vulnerability.
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