As with all new technology with great promise, connectivity in medical devices comes with new risks. The medical device industry needs more sound, rigorous, and scalable methods to generate and use evidence of cybersecurity risk. Read more about the new approaches device manufacturers should consider.
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Cybersecurity used to be seen as a compliance initiative in healthcare but has become a patient safety and business imperative in recent years. For MDMs, tying market delays and metrics to a lack of security will inspire faster action. For HDOs, assessing strategies for incoming devices can start to shift the tide in how risks expand.
Healthcare is a cyber criminal’s dream. It presents the intersection of a data treasure trove, weak security posture, limited resources, complicated supply chain, and patient care delivery. Originally published at https://hitconsultant.net on February 24, 2022.
SBOMs (Software Bill of Materials) have come into the spotlight in recent years, especially after the White House released the Cybersecurity Executive Order. As more organizations adopt standard operating procedures (SOPs) to generate SBOMs on a regular basis, what do you do once you have an SBOM? Read more to find out.