WASHINGTON (KDKA/CBS NEWS) — Meditronic has recalled thousands of insulin pumps because the FDA says they could be hacked.
The recall includes certain MiniMed insulin pumps.READ MORE: Threats Place All Pittsburgh Public Schools On Modified Lockdown Friday
According to the FDA, someone nearby could wirelessly connect to the pumps and potentially hack into the device and change the settings.READ MORE: Allegheny County Employee Fired For Refusing COVID-19 Vaccine Says He's Preparing A Legal Fight
So far there have been no reports of a pump being hacked, but there is potential for them to be.MORE NEWS: Death Of Driver Who Crashed Into Biomat USA Plasma Center In Pittsburgh Ruled A Suicide
For more information and a list of pumps recalled, go to CBS News.