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Even though several recent medical device vulnerabilities in the news have been addressed, there is continuing risk that devices such as pacemakers and defibrillators could be vulnerable for hackers and thieves. Medical device companies are reminding hospitals and clinics to keep their equipment secure while also remaining vigilant in providing security updates and protections. This Minneapolis Star Tribune article – Hackers Take Aim at Common Medical Devices – references past research done by Bishop Fox which verified that these medical devices were exploitable.