Tech Tuesday: Net Neutrality, Hacking Hospitals, Gadgets

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Medical electronics are vulnerable to hospital hackers, and could endanger patient safety.

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11:00

Most people know hackers can steal bank numbers and personal information, but what about hijacking your morphine pump or defibrillator? We’ll discuss a new study finding lax hospital security is imperiling patient safety. We’ll also talk about new rules regarding net neutrality and its effects on users.

Guests

  • Gerry Smith, Reporter for Huffington Post
  • Kim Zetter, senior staff reporter at Wired
  • Russell Holly, tech blogger at geek.com

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