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Securing IoT in Healthcare is Critical

In 2012, a fictitious U.S. vice president on the television show “Homeland” had his pacemaker hacked. In 2013, former Vice President Dick Cheney told “60 Minutes” that after he watched the show he instructed doctors to disable the wireless capabilities in his actual pacemaker. Cheney might seem a little paranoid, but last year the FDA recalled 465,000 pacemakers, citing security vulnerabilities. More …