If I created a hierarchy of cyberattack nightmares, I'd slot attacks on hospitals right up there with having my Google search history downloaded and posted publicly. Maybe dying would be less explicitly humiliating, but getting murdered Homeland-style via hacked medical device is a specifically modern anxiety shudder.
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Hackers and hospital computers are a bad mix, as a string of attacks has been proving. The latest victim is MedStar Health, a US company that operates a chain of hospitals around the Baltimore and Washington area.