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U.S. Authority Warns Hospitals Over Use Of Hackable Drug Pump

Written by: | news@biospace.com | Dated: Monday, August 3rd, 2015

The US Food and Drug Administration is now “strongly encouraging” hospitals not to use a leading brand of drug pump over hacking fears.

Hospira, which made the Symbiq Infusion System pump, had already discontinued the product for business reasons.

The devices were previously revealed to be hackable by an independent researcher.

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Source: BioSpace Featured Stories

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