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January 12, 2018
In an effort to help consumers make informed health decisions, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) renewed its commitment to digital health technology in its 2018 strategic policy roadmap. The ...
December 08, 2017
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued new draft guidance clarifying its oversight of mobile medical apps. Furthermore, the agency will loosen its regulations for certain technologies it ...
November 30, 2017
Connected Health Conference highlights connected medical devices looking for a place in a clinical setting, ranging from sensored pill caps to non-invasive remote monitoring devices.
February 22, 2017
In this episode of SearchSecurity's Risk & Repeat podcast, editors recap RSA Conference 2017 and discuss how the show addressed many security problems, but had very few answers.
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Bluetooth technology can be used in a hospital setting to provide patients with indoor GPS and the ability to receive information about equipment and medication. Continue Reading
IoT creates cybersecurity vulnerabilities in every capacity, from homes to critical infrastructure. Cytellix's Brian Berger offers tips to help stay safe. Continue Reading
Retailers such as Walmart are beginning to offer self-service health kiosks that allow patients to check their vital signs while doing their shopping. Continue Reading
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At RSNA 2017, an expert warns that insecurity of medical devices, including imaging hardware, threatens patient safety. A security director tells how Mayo Clinic protects devices. Continue Reading
Performance issues can be tough to pin down with distributed applications. While it doesn't debug line by line, AWS X-Ray can alleviate some of these concerns. Continue Reading
The internet of things will change the way first responders and public safety professionals do their jobs. ADRF's Greg Najjar discusses. Continue Reading
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Medical devices pose a good deal of risk, experts say. One expert believes this is because the focus has been on patient privacy instead of the safety of medical devices. Continue Reading
Healthcare organizations need to connect procurement and cybersecurity to avoid common mistakes that could compromise medical device security, says a healthcare CISO. Continue Reading
Some say that IoT is inevitable. While there are many benefits to IoT in healthcare, there are also risks. CIO Jon Russell shares what concerns him most about medical IoT. Continue Reading
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Safeguarding healthcare IoT cannot be an afterthought. Simon Moffatt of ForgeRock offers five steps to take on the path to secure healthcare IoT. Continue Reading
The proliferation of connected devices, like infusion pumps for medication delivery, has led to accuracy and safety issues. Improved software to manage the pumps may be the answer. Continue Reading
MedSec and Muddy Waters Capital revealed serious flaws in IoT medical devices manufactured by St. Jude Medical. Expert Nick Lewis explains the severity of these vulnerabilities. Continue Reading