Post Reply 
[CPAP] wireless viewing from cpap to computer
Author Message
wubisnotanabbreviation Offline

Preferred Members

Posts: 22
Joined: May 2016

Machine: ResMed Aircurve 10 vauto
Mask Type: Nasal pillows
Mask Make & Model: ResMed
Humidifier: ResMed
CPAP Pressure: 10/6
CPAP Software: SleepyHead

Other Comments: Every breath you take, they'll be watching you.

Sex: Undisclosed
Location: Southern California

Post: #11
RE: wireless viewing from cpap to computer
Well, I certainly hope the security on these cellular modems is better than that average security on medical devices, but there's no reason to think that's true. I am really uncomfortable with the idea that anybody with some spare time on their hands could watch every breath I take while I'm sleeping. Yes, this is supposed to be restricted to the DME, the insurance company and medical professionals, but a cellular modem has an IP address, just like any other networked device. If you find that address, and poke with the right tools you can surely get in.

My sleep doctor asks me for my SD card every time I have an appointment, so now that I have passed the qualifying period, I leave Airplane mode ON. Yes, I get asked if I want to turn it off every time I do anything, but that just reminds me that I'm not leaking this part of my private data on the internet. That's actually nice. No one is going to reach in and change my settings for me.
08-24-2016 12:20 AM
Find all posts by this user Post Reply Quote this message in a reply

Donate to Apnea Board
Post Reply 

Possibly Related Threads...
Thread: Author Replies: Views: Last Post
Angry Resmed Airsense/Telstra 2G wireless kerput JamesW 2 222 11-24-2016 11:08 PM
Last Post: JamesW
  Wireless Quit on AirSense 10 LanceC 17 1,455 05-07-2016 11:34 AM
Last Post: AlanE
  Turning Off Wireless on Resmed S10 MagicJ 14 2,315 03-01-2016 10:53 PM
Last Post: GP49
  Put Unlocked Chip Into Computer DonC 7 785 11-09-2015 01:13 PM
Last Post: DonC
Idea CPAP Wireless SD Card for The Rest of Us Papit 0 1,542 08-13-2015 01:18 AM
Last Post: Papit
  [Diagnosis] PSG Computer simulator? DOES IT EXIST? BiLevel48 8 2,335 05-08-2015 02:08 PM
Last Post: Mark Douglas
  [CPAP] Resmed Airsense 10 Autoset Wireless Issue Mike1980 2 1,602 04-04-2015 08:48 AM
Last Post: trish6hundred

Forum Jump:

Who's Online (Complete List)