Hackers Could Increase Medication Doses Through Infusion Pump Flaws

Image of a stop sign in the middle of a snow storm/blizzard. (image)Hackers Could Increase Medication Doses Through Infusion Pump Flaws | #ESC_LLC | It would take a determined hacker to break into the vulnerable B. Braun products, but the impact could be devastating (wired). https://wp.me/p97JNV-1Ok

From pacemakers and insulin pumps to mammography machines, ultrasounds, and monitors, a dizzying array of medical devices have been found to contain worrying security vulnerabilities.

The latest addition to that ignoble lineup is a popular infusion pump and dock, the B. Braun Infusomat Space Large Volume Pump and B. Braun SpaceStation, that a determined hacker could manipulate to administer a double dose of medication to victims.

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