Heart-Stopping Cyber Attacks

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) opened a probe in August to investigate claims that heart devices made by St. Jude Medical, a medical device manufacturer, were defective and vulnerable to fatal cyber attacks.

The FDA probe was launched following a security vulnerability report from MedSec, a cyber security research company, and Muddy Waters, a due diligence based investment firm, claiming that St. Jude