Tag: Pacemaker

Boston Scientific Pacemaker Glitch May Cause Fainting

Boston Scientific Pacemaker Glitch May Cause Fainting

Boston Scientific is warning that a sensor glitch with some of its pacemakers could cause a patient to faint from slow heart rhythm.

/ January 30, 2018
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FDA Recalls 465,000 St. Jude Pacemakers Over Hacking Risk

The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) is warning that more than 465,000 patients who received St. Jude pacemakers may be vulnerable to a software glitch that could allow hackers to remotely kill their batteries or force the devices to...

/ August 31, 2017