The more devices are connected, the more that targets are present for remote attackers.
The two-day event takes place September 22–23, 2020. Submit an abstract, or register to attend.
The latest regulations for human and veterinary medicinal products, as well as medical devices, include the mandate to set up databases with detailed information about available products. These databases must be realized and implemented in the near future, and require a concerted effort now if tangible real-world benefits are to follow.
The safety communication notes that patients being monitored via GE’s Healthcare Clinical Information Central Stations and Telemetry Services could be at risk.
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.