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1) Critical vulnerability makes GE radiological devices vulnerable to hacking

The vulnerability lies in the default passwords of GE's product management software

2) Unprotected servers leave more than 45 million medical images accessible online

The images contain sensitive information of patients in 67 countries

3) Philips debuts vendor-neutral cybersecurity solution at virtual RSNA

Part of a collaboration with CyberMDX, a connected medical device security company

Press Room

Philips digital radiography and fluoroscopy system (CombiDiagnost R90) receives FDA 510(k) clearance
March 04, 2021
Justice Department resolves antitrust case against Central Pennsylvania healthcare providers
March 04, 2021
Luvera law firm announces $18 million settlement with Swedish Health Services and Integra Imaging
March 04, 2021
Quibim receives FDA 510(k) clearance for qp-Prostate new AI solution for prostate MR analysis
March 04, 2021
Esaote North America installs the first O-scan Elite dedicated MR at University Radiology, East Brunswick, New Jersey
March 04, 2021
European Congress of Radiology launches The Lancet Oncology Commission on Medical Imaging and Nuclear Medicine
March 04, 2021
Zepp Health expands partnership with Rouumtech to private-label custom Europa portable X-ray, full product line in China
March 04, 2021
Mevion selected to equip first proton center in North Carolina
March 04, 2021
ARTMS to advance ImmunoPET imaging isotope with funding support from Innovate BC
March 04, 2021
ControlRad announces FDA clearance for ControlRad Select
March 04, 2021

Cyber Security

Eight ransomware prevention strategies for healthcare providers
Insights from Shridar Subramanian, chief medical officer at StorageCraft
What are the biggest challenges for connected healthcare projects?

Healthcare professionals give their views in direct interviews and in survey responses to this and other key questions, in the new report from Beecham Research

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IoMT – Conquering the new frontier
As more connected medical devices go online, network security vulnerabilities must be resolved
Secure medical device deployment best practices
Improved patient safety requires real collaboration between vendors and hospitals
Law firm cyberattack puts data of 36,000 UPMC patients at risk for exposure
Hacked email accounts contained names, social security numbers and financial information
Unprotected servers leave more than 45 million medical images accessible online
The images contain sensitive information of patients in 67 countries
Critical vulnerability makes GE radiological devices vulnerable to hacking
The vulnerability lies in the default passwords of GE's product management software
LSU Medical Center email breach potentially exposes data on thousands of patients
The type and amount of information possibly accessed varied by location
Philips debuts vendor-neutral cybersecurity solution at virtual RSNA
Part of a collaboration with CyberMDX, a connected medical device security company
Cyberattacks on health systems expected to triple in 2021
Key takeaways from Black Book's latest State of the Healthcare Cybersecurity Industry report
Aetna to pay $1 million settlement over potential HIPAA violations
Allegedly exposed private patient information on three separate occasions
Imminent cyberthreat could disrupt hundreds of US healthcare systems
Ransomware could hold data hostage in exchange for more than $10 million per target
Massive cyberattack at Universal Health Services upends clinical, financial operations
Likely one of the largest medical cyberattacks in U.S. history
Fallout from hospital cybersecurity attack leads to patient death in Germany
With IT systems down, patient data unavailable for providing care for life-threatening condition
Stolen briefcase contained personal information of over 4,000 cancer patients
Unencrypted USB drives stolen from Moffitt Cancer Center doctor's car
Data breach potentially compromises data of 46,000 veterans
Unauthorized user hacked online application to divert healthcare payments
About 56,000 records hacked at Northwestern Memorial HealthCare system
Donors and patients have been notified that their personal records were accessed during a data breach
AI technique helps medical devices avoid abiding by cyberattack commands
Could protect against over-radiation, manipulation of device components, functional manipulation of images