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Biotech Medicine Programming

Lawyer Demands Pacemaker Vendor Supply Source Code 334 334

Posted by Soulskill
from the write-your-own-plugins dept.
oztiks writes "Lawyer Karen Sandler's heart condition means she needs a pacemaker to ward off sudden death. Instead of trusting that the vendor will create a flawless platform for the device to operate, Sandler has demanded to see the device's source code. Sandler's reasoning brings into question the device's reliably, stability, and oddly enough, security."
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Lawyer Demands Pacemaker Vendor Supply Source Code

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