Tags Medical devices

FDA warns users of cyber vulnerability in pacemaker programmers

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

The FDA has issued a cybersecurity advisory for two models of programmers used on cardiac devices like pacemakers and defibrillators.

Health care cyber experts tout progress in vulnerability disclosure at BSides Vegas

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

The delicate process for disclosing software and hardware bugs in medical devices has made important strides in recent years as the threat of lawsuits against security researchers has receded.

CyberMDX gets $10 million investment for medical device security

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 3 months ago

Funding for health care cybersecurity as worries grow over the vulnerability of medical devices.

Respiratory device maker Inogen says breach exposed customer data

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 6 months ago

Inogen says hackers obtained unauthorized access to customer data through an employee's email.

Lawmaker to HHS: Label software in medical devices

by Shaun Waterman • 11 months ago

A national effort is needed to ensure that the owners and operators of medical devices, hospital IT networks and electronic health records management systems can find out what software and other technologies are in the products they are buying.

Experts ask: Why does the VEP cut out health care agencies?

by Shaun Waterman • 11 months ago

"I totally get that you have to draw the line somewhere...they are drawing it in the wrong place."

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