All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘pacemaker’

Pacemaker Hack Can Be Used To Kill People With Electric Shock

The pacemaker is a small electrical device that attaches to one’s heart. It controls heart beats through timed low-voltage electric shocks. The devices have saved countless lives, but these same devices now pose a serious threat. New research from Barnaby Jack, Director of Security Research for IOActive, found that pacemakers could be easily hacked. It’s all because modern pacemakers have …

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Implant Warns You Before a Heart Attack

If you are an individual with heart disease or are at a high risk for heart attack the AngelMed Gaurdian may one day save your life. The Week is reporting the new device will be featured in an upcoming issue of Ergonomic in Design, and may be on the market in the next few years. The new device acts as …

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