Hackers may soon target your BRAIN: Criminals could control your thoughts and feelings by attacking implants
By Laurie Pycroft For The Conversation
06:51 EDT 24 Aug 2016 , updated 06:53 EDT 24 Aug 2016
Oxford University expert says we need to be prepared for ‘brainjacking’
Examples of possible attacks include altering stimulation settings so that patients with chronic pain are caused to be in even greater pain
A sophisticated attacker could potentially even induce behavioural changes such as hypersexuality or pathological gambling
We live in an interconnected age where wirelessly controlled computing devices make almost every aspect of our lives easier.
But they are also making us vulnerable to cyber-security attacks.
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