Increased use of remote and telehealth programs, networked medical devices, and “smart” product storage come with their own inherent risks.
Enter Killware. As cyberattacks continue to increase in healthcare, medtech companies need to make sure their essential software is up to date. This Q&A with Brian Wrozek of Optiv Security takes a look at how medtech companies and healthcare organizations can address this threat.
And medtech companies need to keep interoperability and security top of mind.
Medical device security needs to address the cyber-physical threats, not just patient health information risk.
Without even factoring in the effects of COVID-19, ransomware attacks against healthcare providers have significantly increased. We must be ready to detect and respond to them before damage can be done.
It’s time for medtech design engineers to take a page from the enterprise security playbook.
ECRI releases its top 10 list of health technology hazards for 2018.
The free resource recommends how hospitals can identify and safeguard medical device systems against an attack.
No medical device is 100% secure.