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We Interrupt This Transmission...

Posted June 28, 2011 10:05 AM

The potential for electronic implant hacking may disappear with the advent of a jamming transmitter that blocks unauthorized signals in the wireless device's frequency. Such proactive technology provides an additional layer of patient protection, but is it necessary? Is hostile hacking a real concern for medical device designers?

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06/28/2011 11:37 AM

That is just bonkers doublethink.
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06/28/2011 11:43 AM

Quite. Have some tuna.

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