A VxWorks Operating System Bug Exposes 200 Million Critical Devices

2019-07-29T15:04:26
ID WIRED:56C117478210AC36F4DA74B517C80DBC
Type wired
Reporter Lily Hay Newman
Modified 2019-07-29T15:04:26

Description

VxWorks is designed as a secure, "real-time" operating system for continuously functioning devices, like medical equipment, elevator controllers, or satellite modems.