Important Innovations Collection: Cyberhack Risk, Insulin Pump Recall

Recall Example of Medical Devices Vulnerable to Cyber Attack

Source:  Medtronic Insulin Pump

FDA and Medtronic Recall Certain Insulin Pumps for People with Type One Diabetes
This is new evidence that even vital medical devices can be hacked into by cyber criminals.  The FDA and Medtronic just announced the recall of certain wireless insulin pumps for people with Type One diabetes  because they can be hacked into by cyber criminals.  It's one of the first examples of vital medical devices vulnerable to cyber threats.  For a news blog with more details, go to
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