465k patients told to visit doctor to patch critical pacemaker vulnerability, CS’ Matthew Green, Ars Technica

September 1, 2017

Ars Technica reports that 465,000 patients have been told to update the firmware on their cardiac pacemakers or risk falling victim to potentially fatal hacks. Matthew Green, assistant professor of computer science and member of the Johns Hopkins University Information Security Institute, is quoted.

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