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The healthcare sector is facing a range of cyberattacks and malicious activity, according to a report from cybersecurity experts FireEye. Read more

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Medical Plastics News editor Laura Hughes asks why medical device cybersecurity still continues to be a headache for medtech designers, despite years of scandals. Read more

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Stacie Hoffmann, digital policy and cyber security consultant at Oxford Information Labs and the lead author of the IoT Security Foundation’s healthcare white paper, writes about the security requirements needed for medical devices. Read more

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The chief deception officer at Attivo Networks Carolyn Crandall has suggested that industry could be more proactive when it comes to the cybersecurity of medical devices. Read more

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The Food and Drug Administration commissioner Scott Gottlieb has tendered his resignation, meaning he will leave his post next month. Read more

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The Medical Device Innovation, Safety, and Security Consortium (MDISS) has announced it is developing a set of recommended practices and profiles for securing medical systems. Read more

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The FDA has released a statement discussing its efforts to strengthen the agency’s medical device cybersecurity program as part of its mission to protect patients. Read more

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The FDA’s Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH) is working on new industry policies and regulations for medical device cybersecurity, 3D-printing and artificial intelligence (AI), according to Regulatory Focus. Read more

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Medical Plastics News speaks to Rusty Carter, VP of Product Management at application protection company Arxan Technologies about cyber-security and medical device vulnerabilities. Read more

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In the latest edition of Medical Plastics News, group editor Lu Rahman discusses issues of data security and whether we should trust connected medical devices. Read more

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The US Department of Homeland Security issues warning over the devices, which it says could be hacked. Read more

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A programme designed to test the cyber-security capabilities of medical devices will come to the UK by the end of 2017. Read more

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Nova Leah, a Dundalk headquartered medical device security company has secured a deal with Fresenius Medical Care, a major supplier of dialysis products. Read more

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Survey of medical device manufacturers and healthcare delivery organisations reveals industry’s lack of confidence and alignment in securing medical devices. Read more

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Lu Rahman examines the growing issue of cybersecurity and medical devices. Read more

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Lu Rahman discusses the rising threat of cyber crime in the medical device sector. Read more

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Cybersecurity threats are an increasing worry to medical device businesses. Nova Leah offers expert advice in the safeguarding of medical devices. The company’s founder Anita Finnegan discusses the significance of the company’s work. Read more

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Healthcare communications consultant Teresa Bau discusses preparing the World of Health IT (WoHIT), meeting healthcare professionals and working in areas close to her heart. Read more

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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 Read more

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The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued draft guidelines on how medical device makers can protect patients from cybersecurity vulnerabilities in their devices Read more

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