It’s time for medtech design engineers to take a page from the enterprise security playbook.
The goal is to establish a baseline of cybersecurity hygiene and assurance for devices that are part of the national critical infrastructure software supply chain.
Expanded designs that enable clinicians to leverage data in making healthcare decisions, but privacy challenges remain.
All of the issues that ECRI calls out on its list are preventable, so device manufacturers and healthcare providers should take serious note.
URGENT/11 introduces risks to medical device and hospital networks, and could allow a remote attacker to take control of a medical device such as an anesthesia machine of insulin pump.
Medical device companies will be driven to evolve their business models to a more patient/consumer-centric approach.
The certifications recognize the company’s commitment to information security management and quality management systems.
Medtech decision makers must accurately predict future trends in order to chart the best future directions and identify the most advantageous areas for business investment.
As medical devices using software and wireless communication become more ubiquitous, hackers are becoming more advanced in their methods.
How to improve medical device security and the importance of security updates.