Bluetooth Dongle as sniffer

A post in Bugtraq with link to the :

During the last year, rumours had come to my attention that apparently it is possible to transform a standard 30USD Bluetooth(r) dongle into a full-blown Bluetooth(r) sniffer. Thinking you absolutely need Hardware to be able to hop 79 channels 1600 times a second I was rather suspicious about these claims.

This paper is the result of my research in this area, answering the question whether it is possible or not..

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