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Has Anyone Experienced Malicious Hacking of Their CPAP Machine Remotely?
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RE: Has Anyone Experienced Malicious Hacking of Their CPAP Machine Remotely?
(07-06-2021, 10:54 PM)jprestonian Wrote: That may be the case, but if so, the tech was able to push that "call home" command, 'cause it changed in seconds  while we were on the phone together. It didn't happen during the "normal" noonish schedule where the PAP reports to the mothership, as the telemedicine set-up appointment was at 2 p.m., and we were several minutes late getting started, as one tech had passed me off to another before I even got called. It seems feasible that perhaps the PAP checks in more frequently if it's still set at the default pressure range, of course.  

Receiving packets across a cell network which cause a near-instantaneous change on the device may not be "interactive," but it's not something I've seen done until now, with the AirSense 11.

-Jeff

From the ResMed AirView setup Guide:

   


Quote:Note: Changes in the settings will update the next day data is wirelessly retrieved.


Other events can force the device to connect to the network.
  • Ending a sleep session
  • Powering on the device
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RE: Has Anyone Experienced Malicious Hacking of Their CPAP Machine Remotely?
(07-05-2021, 07:47 PM)ThatGuy Wrote: The challenge is all the incentive they need. Either way still needs to have IP. Which means it can be scanned and services found.

No, they don't have an internet connection so do not have an IP address. They use a cellular connection and call out.
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