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Don’t know if you guys saw this on Hacker News but check it out:
Can I drop a pacemaker 0day?
I smell the plot of the next DieHard movie.
Wait…I distinctly remember a movie or tv show in which this was the plot…..
and it wasn’t Homeland
Nazir’s associate gains access to Walden’s pacemaker and accelerates his heartbeat, inducing a heart attack.
So sketchy. I can’t believe pacemaker security isn’t taken soooooo much more seriously.
Well, disclosure of the ADS-B vulnerabilities went over pretty well. Sucks, though, that Doing The Right Thing is always so risky.
No good deed goes unpunished.