FDA Issues Cybersecurity Alert About Vulnerabilities in Software Components

Unauthorized access could allow an attacker to take full control of the host operating system.
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U.S. MedTech, Healthcare Companies Not Immune to Cyberthreats Amid Russia-Ukraine War

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has increased the potential for cyberattacks against U.S. healthcare systems.
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Neutralizing the Healthcare Industry’s Biggest Cyberthreats

Neutralizing the Healthcare Industry’s Biggest Cyberthreats

Five steps to better protect providers, medtech companies, their networks, data and patients from a cyberattack.
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FDA Issues Alert About Vulnerability in Apache Software

The agency is encouraging medical device manufacturers to evaluate their risk and take action to remediate any vulnerability.
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Medical Devices Vulnerable as COVID-19 Deepens Cybersecurity Threats in Asia

Despite the high stakes of data vulnerabilities to the entire healthcare system, governments in Asia lag behind in mandating cybersecurity measures, leaving manufacturers to install and maintain systems to protect against cyber criminals.
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Risk Management and Other Cybersecurity Considerations for Connected Medical Devices

While connected capabilities and wireless technology certainly lead to greater patient care, they also expose devices to greater cybersecurity risks.
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Ransomware Places Already-Vulnerable Hospitals at Greater Risk

Without even factoring in the effects of COVID-19, ransomware attacks against healthcare providers have significantly increased. We must be ready to detect and respond to them before damage can be done.
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Industrial Cybersecurity Must Focus on Protecting Operational Technology

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