Researchers show how to tamper with medication in popular infusion pumps using software flaws
The research illustrates the challenge of securing devices conceived decades ago from 21st-century digital threats.
BlackBerry's popular operating system for medical devices affected by critical vulnerabilities, drawing fed warnings
The disclosure expands the number of devices that could be at risk due to the "BadAlloc" flaw.
All hands on deck: Infosec volunteers to protect medical organizations during COVID-19 crisis
By day, they are cybersecurity professionals at well-known companies. By night, they are working to protect health organizations from hackers.
FDA warns patients about Bluetooth flaws affecting pacemakers, glucose monitors
It is the latest in a series of FDA advisories to inform patients of potential cybersecurity and safety risks.
FDA urges patients to ditch vulnerable insulin pumps built by Medtronic
Medtronic equipment again is the subject of a cybersecurity warning from U.S. regulators.
Security flaw in Medtronic heart defibrillators is serious, DHS says, but don't panic
The issue involves Conexus, Medtronic’s radio-frequency protocol that’s used for communication between medical technology such as defibrillators, home monitoring devices and other clinician programming tools.