[nycbug-talk] interesting read (old pacemaker thread)

Isaac Levy ike at blackskyresearch.net
Mon Aug 29 09:08:00 EDT 2011

Hi All,

Dragging open a feisty 6 year old thread, who remembers "the pacemaker scenario":

> On Sat, 21 May 2005 alex at pilosoft.com wrote:
>>> Let's keep in mind that the trustworthiness of a life-critical
>>> application has everything to do with how that program was written


From BlackHat this summer:

"Earlier this month, Jay Radcliffe, a computer security professional who is also diabetic, showed how an attacker could remotely control insulin pumps to deliver too much or too little insulin to the individual wearing the device."



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