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Researchers warn of critical vulnerability in GE anesthesia machines

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

The research points to a broader problem of insecure firmware used in medical devices, according to CyberMDX.

Newly reported flaws in cameras, locks add to scrutiny of smart-home security

by Jeff Stone • 3 weeks ago

Patches are available for both vulnerabilities, and hackers would need physical access in both cases to carry out an attack.

Popular genetic-mapping software potentially exposed patients' data

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 weeks ago

Analysts at Sandia National Laboratories discovered the flaw in the Burrows-Wheeler Aligner. A patch has been issued for the software.

After remote-code test, DHS sounds the alarm on BlueKeep

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

Microsoft and the NSA already have sounded the alarm. DHS said it was able to use BlueKeep to execute remote code on a computer running Microsoft Windows 2000.

Medical infusion-pump system has two serious bugs, researchers say

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

The Alaris Gateway Workstation can be "bricked" by one attack, and another would allow hackers to reconfigure it or monitor what it does, researchers with CyberMDX say.

How to demonstrate trust in cybersecurity practices with organization leaders

by CyberScoop Staff • 2 months ago

A new report advises CISOs to measure their security investments and identify critical weaknesses by conducting continuous penetration testing.

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