CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - For those of you who believe it is better to be safe than sorry, you may want to turn off your Bluetooth.
According to a write-up published by Wired earlier this month, limiting Bluetooth use can minimize exposure to "very real" vulnerabilities:
You can read the full Wired write-up here.
In short, it can't hurt to turn it off when you're not using it.
Now, according to The Verge, the new iOS 11's Control Center toggles don't turn off Bluetooth or Wi-fi. You can read more about that here.