Tag: #connectedhealth

Threat modeling of medical devices made easier

Threat modeling is a well-established practice within the cybersecurity industry but is still relatively new within the medtech space, so many are unsure where to start and exactly how to do it. Fortunately, the MITRE Corporation, in conjunction with the FDA and other industry leaders, have just released a very helpful resource.

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Are you ready for the new EU MDR cybersecurity requirements?

Sweeping new medical device regulations are about to go into effect in Europe. Among the changes is the increased emphasis on cybersecurity. Whether it’s existing medical devices and software or new ones under development, cybersecurity must now be top of mind for MDMs at all stages of development and the earlier the better.

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Why is product safety critical for respiratory ventilators during the COVID-19 global pandemic?

With the increased need for ventilators due to COVID-19, manufactures are ramping up production to meet the soaring demand but are still falling short. Industrial heavyweights such as Ford, GM, Tesla, Dyson, and others have responded to the call by governments to address the ventilator shortage problem. Many have joined forces with MedTech manufacturers to convert their production facilities to assemble parts for ventilators.

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How can hospitals be CONFIDENT in the security of their connected infrastructures – even in a pandemic?

Increasing risk of cyberthreats looms as the world comes to a standstill from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. At the same time, the global healthcare system struggles to address the growing number of people testing positive for the virus.

However, as we become an increasingly connected healthcare ecosystem, more vulnerabilities present themselves. There is a new wave of cyberattacks, particularly in healthcare, and it is imminent to “Safeguard against COVID-19 Personification,” as we take a look at securing critical healthcare services at risk.

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