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Researchers show how to tamper with medication in popular infusion pumps using software flaws

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The research illustrates the challenge of securing devices conceived decades ago from 21st-century digital threats.

Sensitive medical, financial data exposed in extortion of Massachusetts hospital

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

Sturdy Memorial, a 126-bed hospital, experienced a ransomware hack in February.

Cyberattack on U. of Vermont hospital IT network delays chemotherapy, mammogram appointments

by Sean Lyngaas • 11 months ago

It's an example of how criminals can impact patient care.

German investigators treating ransomware attack as negligent homicide, reports say

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

If confirmed, it would be the first documented case of a death stemming from a cyberattack, analysts say.

Patient PII exposed in leak of Pennsylvania-based rehab center records

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 years ago

Patient names, their rehab care provider, and specific procedures they received were among the information sitting in the insecure database.

Abundance of stolen health care records on dark web is causing a price collapse

by Chris Bing • 5 years ago

An abundance of leaked patient records stolen and posted for sale to the dark web in recent months by hackers has caused prices to drop, according to new research provided to CyberScoop and conducted by the Institute for Critical Infrastructure Technology and cybersecurity firms Flashpoint and Intel Security.

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