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Cyber-security provider to the healthcare sector, CyberMDX, says it has discovered security vulnerabilities found in commonly used medical devices from two major names in the medical device sector. more

North America

The FDA has announced that it is working towards new frameworks for enhancing medical device safety. more

Devices

Government, industry, system operators and the engineering profession are being called upon to improve cyber-security and develop the internet of things in a secure and trusted way. more

News

Leaders in the healthcare and life sciences industry have set out their priorities for 2018 in a new survey conducted by global consulting firm, North Highland. more

News

The government has launched a strategy on cyber-security in response to recent technological changes and the growing awareness surrounding the threat of cyber-attacks. more

News

Over 500,000 pacemakers developed by medical device maker Abbott have been shown to contain cyber-security issues. more

Devices

To help combat cyber-threats across the life sciences industry, medical device makers are prioritising better cyber-security technology and improved governance and policies. more

News

The US Food and Drug Administration has released a set of guidelines for medical device manufacturers, stating how post-market products can be protected from cybersecurity threats. more

News

Mike Hanley, director of Duo Labs looks at how cybersecurity in the healthcare industry compares to other industries looking to protect data more

Opinion

Trend Micro spokesman, Udo Schneider recently demonstrated his ability to hack almost any device by placing a large, neon-pink vibrator on a desk and bringing it to life through his computer more

News

With the news that the FDA has called for healthcare facilities to stop using Hospira’s Symbiq Infusion systems because of its ability to be hacked, it seems cyber security has become a key issue for medical device manufacturers more

Opinion