B.Braun's Infusion Pump Contains Security Vulnerabilities; Hackers Exploit Medication Doses
Security vulnerabilities are found to be a nuisance for the healthcare industry. Many medical devices, such as ultrasounds, mammography machines, pacemakers, and other equipment can be easily controlled by hackers.
The latest batch of devices to be involved in the scheme are B.Braun's SpaceStation and Infusomat Space Large Volume Pump, the company's dock and infusion pump, respectively.
The flaws were discovered by cybersecurity firm McAfee.
According to Wired on Tuesday, Aug. 24, the infusion pumps from the German pharmaceutical firm were...