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Kim's Opinion: Can pacemakers and medical devices be hacked?

More and more, we all rely on tech for our health. Go to any doctor's office or hospital room and you'll see a ton...
Columns November 12, 2018

Scary medical device hack could mean life or death

A major maker of medical devices has issued a warning about a cybersecurity issue with one of its top-selling insulin pumps. If you have...
Happening Now October 5, 2016

Top Story: 715 critical security flaws found in automated medical equipment

It's bad enough when you find out your computer is vulnerable to online hacks. But it's downright terrifying to find out that your doctors'...
Happening Now April 3, 2016

Top Story: Major security flaws at hospitals put you and your loved ones at serious risk

Recent research showed just how vulnerable systems at local hospitals are. The right hacker could easily gain the ability to put patients at risk...
Happening Now March 2, 2016

Hospitals are tragically open to hacking

If you've spent any time in a hospital, you know you're putting your life in the hands of trained professionals. Nurses, for instance, spend...
Happening Now November 15, 2015

68,000 medical machines are wide open to hackers

This isn't just a hypothetical scare. Security researchers have demonstrated in the real world how easy it is to hack MRIs, anesthesia machines, nuclear...
Happening Now October 1, 2015

1.5 million citizens' private healthcare records exposed

Thank goodness the good guys found this first. We don't know how long these private medical records were exposed, but for now it seems...
Happening Now September 18, 2015