Tags health care

Security pros help HHS fix a website flaw that exposed visitors to malware

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

The issue risked exposing people to malware used to steal credit card information and email credentials.

All hands on deck: Infosec volunteers to protect medical organizations during COVID-19 crisis

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 weeks ago

By day, they are cybersecurity professionals at well-known companies. By night, they are working to protect health organizations from hackers.

Czech Republic's second-biggest hospital is hit by cyberattack

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 weeks ago

The Brno University Hospital has been conducting regular tests for the novel coronavirus, according to media reports.

Bogus HIV test results are the latest lures used by cybercrooks

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

That stream of health-related phishing means at least some of it is working.

FDA warns patients about Bluetooth flaws affecting pacemakers, glucose monitors

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

It is the latest in a series of FDA advisories to inform patients of potential cybersecurity and safety risks.

Walgreens app exposes customer prescription data

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

An “error” in the Walgreens app left some customer data exposed for several days in January.

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