#Medical Device Hack: first shortseller to use security vulnerabilities

Muddy Waters becomes first shortseller to use security vulnerabilities to short a stock with pacemaker manufacturer

Do #cybersecurity vulnerabilities create opportunities for short sellers? That could get ugly.

Direct link to the Muddy Waters short notice & report
http://www.muddywatersresearch.com/research/stj/mw-is-short-stj/

 

The MedSec short sell story is the cherry on the sundae of today’s infosec horror:
Security researcher partners with short-seller to profit from revealing medical device maker’s irresponsibility. http://bloom.bg/2bD5fQP

Muddy Waters claims device maker vulnerable to hackers
http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/bfde006a-6b0d-11e6-ae5b-a7cc5dd5a28c.html#axzz4ILyVyNVW

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