As hospitals increase the amount of advanced medical devices they use in their facilities, the more prone they are to being interrupted or disabled by viruses. Patients are put at risk for personal injury when one of these devices gets infected. A pattern of increasing vulnerability of medical systems being riddled with malware was revealed at a government meeting.

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Even medical equipment connected at an operating room can be prone to viruses (Photo credit: Wikipedia).

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