Tags Medical devices

Fujifilm shuts down computer systems following apparent ransomware intrusion

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

It's just the latest multinational company to be hamstrung by ransomware.

Researchers find two dozen bugs in software used in medical and industrial devices

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

It's a critique of the coding practices of the designers of billions of so-called IoT devices.

Bug could expose patient data from GE medical imaging devices, researchers warn

by Sean Lyngaas • 8 months ago

"The bigger picture here is authentication, and it’s a problem that’s unfortunately typical for medical devices," said CyberMDX's Elad Luz.

‘Ripple’ effect: Flaws found in protocols impact everything from printers to infusion pumps

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

The discovery highlights how obscure companies can have an outsize impact on supply chain security.

FDA warns patients about Bluetooth flaws affecting pacemakers, glucose monitors

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

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

Chinese spies have their sights on cancer research

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 years ago

After China’s cancer rate surged in recent years, Chinese authorities went looking for an answer to the problem.