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The US Food and Drug Administration and Homeland Security issued warnings about cybersecurity vulnerabilities in St. Jude pacemakers. This CSO Online article – 465,000 Pacemakers Vulnerable to Hacking Need a Firmware Fix discusses the firmware update needed to close the security holes. It also reviews the history behind this story and references research …
Bishop Fox researchers recently verified security concerns in St. Jude medical pacemakers. As discussed in the Naked Security article – St. Jude Case Highlights Ongoing Divide Over ‘Responsible Bugs Disclosure’, this situation reflects on the ongoing conversation around ethical disclosure.