Tag: Brain Hacking

Pioneering brain implants could one day be hacked or leak people’s THOUGHTS to governments or companies, scientists warn

Pioneering brain implants could one day be hacked or leak people’s THOUGHTS to governments or companies, scientists warn

Daily Mail | Source URL Pioneering brain implants currently used for stroke or epilepsy patients could be used to track people’s thoughts – and relay them back to governments or companies. That’s the Orwellian warning from scientists at the Royal Society, who say reading chips pose a huge privacy issue.  The […]

This is how hackers can wipe your memory and steal your thoughts

Charlie Osborne | ZDNet | Source URL What if a hacker could one day enter your mind at will, stealing information, tweaking or eradicating memories, or causing debilitating damage? It might seem like a concept born from Altered Carbon’s stack technologies, but according to cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab and the […]

Brain implants used to treat Parkinson’s can be hacked and used to control people, scientists warn

Natasha Bernal | The Telegraph | Source URL Brain implants used to treat Parkinson’s disease could be hacked by cyber attackers and used to control people, scientists have claimed. A report by the Oxford Functional Neurosurgery Group and cyber security company Kaspersky claims that people’s memories could be exploited by hackers […]