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Hackers, pacemakers and VNS devices

An article was posted about the security of pacemakers and their vulnerability to hackers. (See link below.)

https://www.tripwire.com/state-of-security/featured/under-attack-how-hackers-could-remotely-target-your-pacemaker/

What, if anything, are people doing to prevent VNS devices from being vulnerable from similar hacker attacks?

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