Medical Device Security

Medigate Raises $30M in Series B Financing to Meet Rising Demand for Healthcare IoT Security | 9/15/2020

… Healthcare IoT Security 2 hours ago Funds will Expand Medigate’s Leadership and Availability to Healthcare Organizations Needing Advanced Protection, Visibility and Cost Control NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)– SeriesB — Medigate , the leader in IoT and medical device security and asset management, today announced the completion of a $30M Series B round led by new investor Partech, a global technology investor respected for its track record in scaling technology innovators globally. Existing …

4 Advisories Published – 9-10-20 | 9/11/2020

Today the CISA NCCIC-ICS published three control system and one medical device security advisories for products from HMS Network, FATEK Automation, AVEVA, and Philips. HMS Advisory This advisory describes a permissive cross-domain policy with untrusted domains vulnerability in the HMS Ewon Flexy and Cosy products. The vulnerability was reported by Parth Srivastava of Protiviti India Member Private Limited. HMS has updated firmware that mitigates the vulnerability. There is …

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Global Medical Device Security Market Report 2020: Increasing Instances of Healthcare Cyberattacks Drives Growth | Globe Newswire | 9/10/2020

September 10, 2020 03:59 ET Source: Research and Markets Dublin, Sept. 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – The “Medical Device Security Market Report: Trends, Forecast and Competitive Analysis” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The global medical device security market is expected to grow with a CAGR of 9% from 2019 to 2024The future of the medical device security market looks promising with opportunities in the healthcare providers, medical device manufacturers …

Quotables and By the Numbers: Aug. 2020 | 8/31/2020

Climate, packaging, medical device security , and more. Aug 31st, 2020 Scroll through the images above (arrows at bottom of images) for recent quotes and stats. According to the latest from PMMI Business Intelligence, STATE OF THE INDUSTRY U.S. PACKAGING MACHINERY REPORT , the slowing of patent expiries and rise of drug launches are expected to stimulate growth in the pharmaceutical industry and demand for packaging machinery. Download the FREE executive summary …

1 Advisory and 1 Update Published – 8-27-20 | 8/28/2020

Today the CISA NCCIC-ICS published a control system security advisory for products from Red Lion and updated a medical device security advisory for products from OpenClinic GA. Red Lion Advisory This advisory describes five vulnerabilities in the Red Lion N-Tron 702W series products. The vulnerabilities were reported by Thomas Weber from SEC Consult Vulnerability Lab. These products went out of support in 2018 and cannot be updated. The …

Global Medical Device Security Industry (2020 to 2027) – Market Trajectory & Analytics – ResearchAndMarkets.com | Business Wire | 8/27/2020

… The 228-page report presents concise insights into how the pandemic has impacted production and the buy side for 2020 and 2021. A short-term phased recovery by key geography is also addressed. Global Medical Device Security Market to Reach $7.5 Billion by Share This Post …

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… The 228-page report presents concise insights into how the pandemic has impacted production and the buy side for 2020 and 2021. A short-term phased recovery by key geography is also addressed. Global Medical Device Security Market to Reach $7.5 Billion by 2027 Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Medical Device Security estimated at US$4.6 Billion in the year 2020, is projected to reach a …

Medical Device Security Market - Future Scenario, Key Insights, Top Companies 2027 | 8/21/2020

An exclusive Medical Device Security Market research report has been fabricated through the in depth analysis of the market dynamics across five regions including North America, Europe, South America, Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Africa. The segmentation of the market by components, end users, and region was done based on the thorough market analysis and validation through extensive primary inputs from industry experts (key opinion leaders of companies, and stakeholders …

Why Medical Device Security Market may Skyrocket: Study Revealed which Players may turn Game | 8/19/2020

… can need some security threats by hackers. North America is expected to command the largest share of the market in 2018 primarily driven by increasing instances of cyberattacks on medical devices. Latest added Global Medical Device Security Market research study by AMA Research offers detailed outlook and elaborates market review till 2025. The market Study is segmented by key regions that are accelerating the marketization. At present, the market players …

COVID-19 highlights poor security in medical IoT devices | Business Wire | 8/18/2020

… size, cost, and complexity of their IoT devices, and these security elements can’t just be “bolted on” to existing designs. For this reason, IoT engineers need to take a more pragmatic approach to IoT medical device security . This should start with a renewed focus on endpoint security in healthcare provider systems, and specifically at the cybersecurity of the systems being used in hospitals. Many network engineers, in this context, have …

Apply to Attend the 2nd Annual Embedded Security Workshop | 8/17/2020

… principal investigator of the SPQR Lab at the University of Michigan . From their website: “The workshop consists of a diverse set of talks by leading faculty and industrial researchers across the world ranging from medical device security to physics of analog sensor cybersecurity. Students will give lightning pitches of their research and participate in small breakout groups for discussion. The speakers range from industrial researchers to practicing neurosurgeons. The event …

Medical Device Security Market Worth $6.59 Billion | Analysis and Opportunities During COVID-19 Pandemic | 8/7/2020

Medical Device Security Market Worth $6.59 Billion Analysis and Opportunities During COVID-19 Pandemic Medical Device Security Market Posted on 2020-08-07 by MarketsandMarkets in Healthcare , Pharmaceuticals // 0 Comments Medical Device Security Market PUNE, India, 2020-Aug-07 — /EPR Network/ — According to the new market research report “ Medical Device Security Market by Solution (Encryption, Antivirus, Identity & Acess Management), Services (Professional, Managed), Type (Network Security, Endpoint Security), Device Type, End User (Healthcare …

Online Cybersecurity for Healthcare Program Launched by Touro College | 8/6/2020

Offers Students Training for Innovative and Exciting Career Opportunities in Network Security, Risk Assessment, Medical Device Security and More Touro College will offer a post-bachelor’s certificate in Cybersecurity beginning this fall, Touro President Dr. Alan Kadish announced today. The program will be presented online and is accessible to students across the U.S. These programs are part of the newly-launched graduate division, Touro College Illinois. “Touro College and University …

Researchers Find More Devices, Vendors Vulnerable to Ripple20 | HealthIT Security | 8/6/2020

… are caused by bugs in memory management and “ historically related KASAGO TCP/IP middleware from Zuken Elmic (formerly Elmic Systems) is also affected by some of these vulnerabilities.” Dig Deeper The Key to Improving Medical Device Security is Collaboration, Visibility Four of the vulnerabilities are ranked critical , two are listed at the highest severity, and two are ranked 9.0 out of 10. One vulnerability could allow the leak of information …

5 Advisories Published – 7-30-20 | 7/31/2020

Today the CISA NCCIC-ICS published four control system security advisories for products from Mitsubishi Electric (3) and Inductive Automation. They also published a medical device security advisory for products from Philips. Factory Automation Advisory 1 This advisory describes an unquoted search path or element vulnerability in the Mitsubishi Factory Automation Engineering products. The vulnerability was reported by Mashav Sapir of Claroty. Mitsubishi has new versions that mitigate the vulnerability …

Medical Device Security Alerts: The Latest Updates | 7/31/2020

… information,” the advisory notes. In its own July 30 advisory related to the Ripple20 update, BD says it has assessed how the vulnerabilities potentially affect third-party embedded components. “Everyone has been talking about medical device security for several years now. It is time to stop talking about the problem and start doing something about it.” — Emily Dillon, CynergisTek “These vulnerabilities are not exclusive to BD or medical devices that …

Comprehensive Medical Device Cybersecurity: August 27, 2020 | 11:00am–12:00pm CT | 7/27/2020

Comprehensive Medical Device Cybersecurity: August 27, Comprehensive Medical Device Cybersecurity: August 27, 22:17-05:00 Comprehensive Medical Device Cybersecurity: Build Your Automated Defense August 27, In order to keep up with the vast amount of biomedical devices, a medical device security solution has to be more than the traditional vulnerability assessment. Security of medical devices is of great concern to healthcare providers, as unauthorized access to a biomedical device may not only …

The present and future of barcodes | 7/25/2020

… train, aircraft and cruise ship boarding, private parking lot or community access Coupons, gift cards, drivers licenses, package tracking, postal envelopes, census forms and packages Drug manufacturing and other ingredient-based operations Pharmaceutical and medical device security including anti-counterfeiting and freshness/expiry systems Asset tracking systems in businesses, schools, hospitals, etc. including tool room check-in/check-out Electronic records storage and retrieval Matching systems in packaging lines, drug …

Worldwide IoT Device Management Industry to 2025 - Featuring IBM, Microsoft and PTC Among Others | PR Newswire | 7/24/2020

… Computing (MEC) will accelerate the need for IoT device management at the edge of cellular networks in particular. Select Report Findings: Integrated platforms will lead consumer IoT device management, exceeding $576M by 2025 Managing medical device security and privacy is a major concern and opportunity for the healthcare vertical With major initiatives underway for cybersecurity, the government segment will lead IoT device management Device Installation and Configuration will lead the …

Reports Finds IoT Devices Host Social Media Apps, FDA-Recalled Platforms | HealthIT Security | 7/23/2020

… deployments connected to the same VLAN as other nonmedical IoT devices. These mission critical devices need to be moved to specialized VLANs to reduce the risk of compromise. READ MORE: The Key to Improving Medical Device Security is Collaboration, Visibility Ordr also identified some unique, but highly risky, connections in the hospital setting. In one instance, a Tesla was connected to a hospital network, where a doctor connected to the …

a16z Podcast: Taking the Pulse on Medical Device Security | 7/22/2020

with Andy Coravos , Beau Woods , and Hanne Tidnam Many don’t realize we even need to think about the possibility of security hacks when it comes to things like pacemakers, insulin pumps, and more. But when bits and bytes meet flesh and blood, security becomes literally a life or death concern. So what are the issues and risks we need to be aware of in exposing security vulnerabilities in connected biomedical …

Top Risks of 1H 2020: Ransomware, Mobile, Health Infrastructure | HealthIT Security | 7/22/2020

… malware variant s have thrived amid the crisis , with an increase of 72 percent new samples. Researchers also saw 27 more trojan variants during the last six months. READ MORE: The Key to Improving Medical Device Security is Collaboration, Visibility Further, there was an increase in nearly all malware types during the first half of 2020, with just cryptocurrency miners and worms seeing a decline in newly created samples when …

TRIMEDX Announces Partnership With Medigate to Provide Real-Time Visibility Into Connected Medical Devices, Launches Expanded Offerings for Health Systems | Malvern Daily Record | 7/21/2020

Healthcare technology company TRIMEDX , an industry-leading provider of clinical asset management solutions for health systems’ clinical engineering services, announced a strategic partnership with Medigate ―a dedicated medical device security and asset management solution firm―to meet the unique demands of clinical asset management (CAM) and medical device safety and security for healthcare systems. This coincides with TRIMEDX’s launch of its new CAM Advanced and CYBER Advanced product offerings, which …

Partnership aims to advance cybersecurity practices in medical devices | 7/21/2020

Two medical device organisations have announced a new collaboration to advance cybersecurity practices across the entire medical device lifecycle. × Expand The Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI) and the Archimedes Centre for Medical Device Security will work together to connect their networks of medical device and health technology professionals across the country. Robert Burroughs, AAMI senior vice president of education, said: “Cybersecurity is a major area of concern …

TRIMEDX, Medigate Partner for Real-Time Visibility into Connected Medical Devices | 7/21/2020

Posted by Keri Forsythe-Stephens Jul 21, 2020 Company News 0 Healthcare technology company TRIMEDX, a provider of clinical asset management solutions for health systems’ clinical engineering services, announces a strategic partnership with Medigate―a dedicated medical device security and asset management solution firm―to meet the demands of clinical asset management (CAM) and medical device safety and security for healthcare systems. This coincides with TRIMEDX’s launch of its CAM …

Food and Drug Administration

Reports Finds IoT Devices Host Social Media Apps, FDA-Recalled Platforms | HealthIT Security | 7/23/2020

… on MRI and CT machines, to a trove of medical devices operating on legacy platforms or systems recalled by the Food and Drug Administration. The research should serve as a red flag to healthcare organizations … the risk of compromise. READ MORE: The Key to Improving Medical Device Security is Collaboration, Visibility Ordr also identified some unique, but highly risky, connections in the hospital setting. In one instance, a Tesla was …

Electronic Medical Record

The global medical device security solutions market at a CAGR of over 8% during the forecast period | PR Newswire | 12/2/2019

The global medical device security solutions market at a CAGR of over 8% during the forecast period News provided by Dec 02, 2019, 15:15 ET NEW YORK , Dec. 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – Global Medical Device Security … security at lower costs. Cloud computing quickens the access of electronic medical records and enables the storage of clinical statistical data related to hospitals and clinics. Furthermore, factors including the rising need to comply with …

Medication Management

The global medical device security solutions market at a CAGR of over 8% during the forecast period | PR Newswire | 12/2/2019

The global medical device security solutions market at a CAGR of over 8% during the forecast period News provided by Dec 02, 2019, 15:15 ET NEW YORK , Dec. 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – Global Medical Device Security … the healthcare industry through various applications, including telemedicine, connected imaging, medication management, and inpatient monitoring. However, the increasing use of connected medical devices coupled with increasing deployment of IoT has made computer systems more vulnerable …

Medical Imaging

Tackling the “Shock and Awe” of Medical Device Security One Step at a Time | 11/26/2019

Tackling the “Shock and Awe” of Medical Device Security One Step at a Time November 26, 2019 No Comments Sometimes it’s hard to even consider tackling a problem because it’s so awesome in nature. Webster’s … control features integrated within medical devices. The announcement by the Medical Imaging & Technology Alliance also said the standard clarifies the roles of those involved in medical device security. Research by companies that provide IoT and …

Healthcare Cybersecurity

Q&A with CIO Theresa Meadows: “Policy Work Is a Labor of Love.” | 11/22/2019

… day jobs, so to be recognized means a lot. Gamble: And you’ve been involved in multiple initiatives, including the HHS Healthcare Cybersecurity Task Force, and the Health Sector Council Cybersecurity Working Groups. Can you talk … working on various initiatives. One is specifically focused on improving medical device security — not just from a manufacturing standpoint, but also from a hospital end-user standpoint. We’re working with the FDA to make those …

HIPAA

Security chief touts the value of HICP, a cyber preparedness ‘cookbook’ with recipes for readiness - Healthcare IT News | 11/20/2019

… he’ll also offer some updates on HCIP, which offers valuable insights into managing threats such as ransomware, insider risks and medical device security. And there are updates. ecause, not unlike the U.S. Constitution, HCIP is … level up – which, not insignificantly, is also a requirement under HIPAA – is the risk management program. HICP can help organizations chart and strategize for risk analysis process and build a “centerpiece” risk management program to …

Department of Health and Human Services

Security chief touts the value of HICP, a cyber preparedness ‘cookbook’ with recipes for readiness - Healthcare IT News | 11/20/2019

… practices for the management and mitigation of prevalent threats. November 20, 2019 02:31 PM In December of 2018, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services published a four-part document known as Health Industry … insights into managing threats such as ransomware, insider risks and medical device security. And there are updates. ecause, not unlike the U.S. Constitution, HCIP is a living document, designed to change with changing times. “There …

Patient Safety

Rolta|Advizex Partners with Cynerio to Deliver IoMT Cybersecurity Solutions to North American Healthcare Organizations | PR Newswire | 11/13/2019

… for over 44 years providing expert services drawing from a team of over 2,500 IT specialists. Cynerio ensures healthcare organizations’ patient safety, data protection, service continuity, and good reputation by protecting the hospitals’ most vulnerable … healthcare industry with cutting-edge technology and unparalleled expertise in medical device security and healthcare IoT. Designed with medical context and business impact in mind, Cynerio’s cloud-based solution applies machine learning to provide actionable …

Chronic Disease Management

Increasing Instances of Healthcare Cyberattacks and Threats Boosting Medical Device Security Market | 11/13/2019

Increasing adoption of BYOD and IoT are driving the growth of the medical device security market, Factors such as increasing instances of healthcare cyberattacks and threats, growing geriatric population and the subsequent growth in chronic disease management, government regulations and need for compliance, growing demand for connected medical devices. What the Market Looks Like? Predicted to grow at a CAGR of 8.6% during the forecast period, the Global Medical Device …

IoMT

Rolta|Advizex Partners with Cynerio to Deliver IoMT Cybersecurity Solutions to North American Healthcare Organizations | PR Newswire | 11/13/2019

NEW YORK Rolta Advizex and Cynerio today announced the partnership to deliver IoMT Cybersecurity solutions throughout North America . Rolta Advizex is a national partner and a trusted advisor for over 44 years providing expert services … healthcare industry with cutting-edge technology and unparalleled expertise in medical device security and healthcare IoT. Designed with medical context and business impact in mind, Cynerio’s cloud-based solution applies machine learning to provide actionable …

Healthcare Cyberattacks

Increasing Instances of Healthcare Cyberattacks and Threats Boosting Medical Device Security Market | 11/13/2019

Increasing adoption of BYOD and IoT are driving the growth of the medical device security market, Factors such as increasing instances of healthcare cyberattacks and threats, growing geriatric population and the subsequent growth in chronic disease management, government regulations and need for compliance, growing demand for connected medical devices. What the Market Looks Like? Predicted to grow at a CAGR of 8.6% during the forecast period, the Global Medical Device …

Digital Health

Elektra Labs raises $2.9M Seed and Announces Atlas to Improve Deployment of Wearables | PR Newswire | 11/12/2019

… to improve infrastructure for the efficient and responsible deployment of wearables and connected biosensors. “The increase in FDA clearances for digital health products coupled with heavy investment in technology has led to accelerated adoption of … components. Elektra Labs is a part of FDA-led WeHeartHackers medical device security initiative along with eleven other companies, including Mayo Clinic, Philips Health, GE Healthcare, and Abbott. The Elektra team also announced its Strategic …

Remote Monitoring

Elektra Labs raises $2.9M Seed and Announces Atlas to Improve Deployment of Wearables | PR Newswire | 11/12/2019

… or physiological measurements. For pharma, biotech and contract research organizations conducting clinical trials, Atlas serves as a catalog of trustworthy remote monitoring technologies and digital biomarkers for decentralized clinical trials. Elektra Labs is additionally building … components. Elektra Labs is a part of FDA-led WeHeartHackers medical device security initiative along with eleven other companies, including Mayo Clinic, Philips Health, GE Healthcare, and Abbott. The Elektra team also announced its Strategic …

Advanced Analytics

Gurucul Detects Medical Device Security Threats Using Entity Analytics | 11/4/2019

… the cloud, announced the increasing use of Gurucul Risk Analytics by healthcare organizations to protect medical devices from external attacks, insider threats and equipment malfunctions. By monitoring the behavior of medical devices using advanced analytics, Gurucul detects anomalies associated with security risks that can threaten patient safety. Read More: IBM Watson Helps Lufthansa Group Optimize Its Customer Service “Despite the growing threat to medical devices and the fact that the …

Internet of Medical Things

VA, UL collaboration advances case for medical device security standards | Healthcare IT News | 10/21/2019

… of standards for connected devices and IoMT. October 21, 2019 12:12 PM The United States Department of Veterans Affairs has millions of patients who receive ongoing, chronic care. With the growth of the internet of medical things, the agency has been able to realize the goal of staying connected to patients while also delivering them care where they live. But, as has been well-documented, IoMT devices such as connected …

Health IT Security

As concerns over medical device security rise, MedCrypt raises $5.3 million | TechCrunch | 5/7/2019

… than 6 million patient records in the U.S. were exposed thanks to network intrusions and cyberattacks, according to the publication Health IT Security. And those were just in the 10 largest security breaches. The healthcare … to investors. “With regulators appropriately taking a hard look at medical device security and the sheer growth in the number of devices being added to already complex clinical networks,” there is a significant opportunity for …

CynergisTek

CynergisTek Expands Managed Services Footprint in World-Renowned University System | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 3/27/2020

CynergisTek, (NYSE AMERICAN: CTEK), a leader in information security, privacy, and compliance, today announced it expanded its relationship with one of the world’s leading public research university systems. The agreement expands CynergisTek’s footprint across the system with a suite of managed services including Compliance Partner Assist Program (CAPP) and Patient Privacy Monitoring Services, as well as Medical Device Security Services. Most notably is the addition of CynergisTek’s newer Medical Device …

CynergisTek Expands Managed Services Footprint in World-Renowned University System | Business Wire | 3/27/2020

AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mar 27, 2020– CynergisTek , (NYSE AMERICAN: CTEK), a leader in information security, privacy, and compliance, today announced it expanded its relationship with one of the world’s leading public research university systems. The agreement expands CynergisTek’s footprint across the system with a suite of managed services including Compliance Partner Assist Program (CAPP) and Patient Privacy Monitoring Services , as well as Medical Device Security Services . Most notably is …

Cynerio

Rolta|Advizex Partners with Cynerio to Deliver IoMT Cybersecurity Solutions to North American Healthcare Organizations | PR Newswire | 11/13/2019

NEW YORK Rolta Advizex and Cynerio today announced the partnership to deliver IoMT Cybersecurity solutions throughout North America . Rolta Advizex is a national partner and a trusted advisor for over 44 years providing expert services … healthcare industry with cutting-edge technology and unparalleled expertise in medical device security and healthcare IoT. Designed with medical context and business impact in mind, Cynerio’s cloud-based solution applies machine learning to provide actionable …

Has Medical Device Security, Awareness Improved in Healthcare? - Xtelligent Healthcare Media | HealthIT Security | 8/6/2019

Mobile News Has Medical Device Security, Awareness Improved in Healthcare? Healthcare is struggling to keep pace with patching and threats, particularly around medical devices; two security leaders share ways providers and device manufacturers can close … risk and continued alerts from stakeholders, like NIST , HealthITSecurity.com asked Cynerio CEO and Founder Leon Lerman and Jonathan Tanner, senior security researcher for Barracuda Networks, to provide insight into healthcare’s medical device challenge and whether …

GE Healthcare

Elektra Labs raises $2.9M Seed and Announces Atlas to Improve Deployment of Wearables | PR Newswire | 11/12/2019

medical device security initiative along with eleven other companies, including Mayo Clinic, Philips Health, GE Healthcare, and Abbott. The Elektra team also announced its Strategic Advisory Board including Ariel Stern PhD, Beau Woods , Bill Wood MD MPH, Christine Eun , Eric Perakslis PhD, John Wilbanks , Julia Austin , Noah Zimmerman PhD and Sofia Warner MD. “At Maverick, we’re always searching for disruptive brands who find ways to make the world easier; Andy …

Medical Device Security Market expected to grow at a CAGR of 9.0% to reach $7.11 billion by 2026 | CA Technologies, Cisco Systems, Philips, Symantec, GE Healthcare, Zscaler, DXC Technology, IBM | 10/14/2019

Premium Market Insights - Monday, October 14, 2019. The report on “Medical Device Security Market” will help Major Players and the new entrants to understand scrutinize the market in detail. This information will encourage the Major … Covered in this Report: CA Technologies, Cisco Systems, Philips, Symantec, GE Healthcare, Zscaler, DXC Technology, IBM, ClearDATA, CloudPassage, Fortinet, Palo Alto Networks, Check Point Software Technologies, FireEye and Sophos. Get sample copy of “Medical Device …

CyberMDX

Vulnerabilities Disclosed by CyberMDX Allow Attackers to Take Over Infusion Pumps | PR Newswire | 6/14/2019

… Industrial Control Systems Cyber Emergency Response Team (ICS-CERT) disclosed today. The vulnerabilities, reported by medical device cybersecurity researchers at CyberMDX , could allow a malicious attacker to completely disable the device, install malware, or report … below: Firmware Vulnerability Web Management Vulnerability “Identifying, quantifying, and prioritizing medical device security vulnerabilities requires constant vigilance. Our goal is to discover and help remedy critical vulnerabilities before they are exploited to adversely affect patient …

Infusion pump-linked workstations contain critical security flaw | Healthcare IT News | 6/14/2019

… Share Bad actors can use the Becton, Dickinson and Company Alaris Gateway Workstations to “authenticate” malicious and potentially dangerous content, CyberMDX discovered. Security vulnerabilities have been found in a series of builds of Becton, Dickinson … Sullivan study concluded . ON THE RECORD “Identifying, quantifying and prioritizing medical device security vulnerabilities requires constant vigilance,” Elad Luz, head of research at CyberMDX, said in a statement, noting the onus for medical device security

ClearData

ClearDATA Joins the Healthcare and Public Health Sector Coordinating Council to Share Healthcare Expertise in Shaping Guidelines on Digital Health and Telemedicine | Business Wire | 5/8/2019

AUSTIN, Texas- ClearDATA ®, a leading healthcare cloud, security and compliance expert, joined the Healthcare and Public Health Sector Coordinating Council Cybersecurity Working Group (HSCC) to serve alongside industry leaders to establish frameworks and best practices … compliant digital health infrastructure in various HSCC task groups including Medical Device Security, Supply Chain, Telemedicine, Cybersecurity Best Practices, Regulation and Future Gazing. “As a leader focused exclusively on the healthcare cloud, it is important …

ClearDATA Joins the Healthcare and Public Health Sector Coordinating Council to Share Healthcare Expertise in Shaping Guidelines on Digital Health and Telemedicine | 5/8/2019

08/05/2019 ClearDATA , a leading healthcare cloud, security and compliance expert, joined the Healthcare and Public Health Sector Coordinating Council Cybersecurity Working Group (HSCC) to serve alongside industry leaders to establish frameworks and best practices that … compliant digital health infrastructure in various HSCC task groups including Medical Device Security, Supply Chain, Telemedicine, Cybersecurity Best Practices, Regulation and Future Gazing. As a leader focused exclusively on the healthcare cloud, it is important …

Eniac Ventures

Medical device cybersecurity startup MedCrypt raises $5.3 million Series A round | MedCity News | 5/12/2019

… Devices Medical device cybersecurity startup MedCrypt raises $5.3 million Series A round With the funding, which came from Section 32, Eniac Ventures and Y Combinator, the company will advance its technology and add new employees … from YL Ventures and Blumberg Capital. The company offers a medical device security and asset management platform. Photo: roshi11, Getty Images …

MedCrypt raises $5.3M Series A for software-based medical device cybersecurity | MobiHealthNews | 5/8/2019

Eniac Ventures and Y Combinator, the latter of which included MedCrypt as part of its Winter 2019 batch. WHAT THEY DO While many medical device security companies are focusing their efforts on provider customers looking to protect legacy equipment , MedCrypt sees an opportunity in contracting with the device makers early on to support new or upcoming products. Its software product covers any medical device that has a computer processor, and …

Y Combinator

Medical device cybersecurity startup MedCrypt raises $5.3 million Series A round | MedCity News | 5/12/2019

… cybersecurity startup MedCrypt raises $5.3 million Series A round With the funding, which came from Section 32, Eniac Ventures and Y Combinator, the company will advance its technology and add new employees to its sales … from YL Ventures and Blumberg Capital. The company offers a medical device security and asset management platform. Photo: roshi11, Getty Images …

MedCrypt raises $5.3M Series A for software-based medical device cybersecurity | MobiHealthNews | 5/8/2019

… Y Combinator, the latter of which included MedCrypt as part of its Winter 2019 batch. WHAT THEY DO While many medical device security companies are focusing their efforts on provider customers looking to protect legacy equipment , MedCrypt sees an opportunity in contracting with the device makers early on to support new or upcoming products. Its software product covers any medical device that has a computer processor, and meets the cybersecurity …

Department of Veterans Affairs

Watchdog Finds VA Mishandled Sensitive Veterans Health Data | HealthIT Security | 10/21/2019

… By October 21, 2019 - The sensitive personal information of veterans was left exposed on two shared network drives of the Department of Veterans Affairs, which put those patients at risk of fraud or identity theft … privacy and security requirements and controls. READ MORE: OIG Finds Medical Device Security Risks at California VA Medical Center The watchdog found the complaint was substantiated : “Veterans’ sensitive personal information was mishandled and left unprotected …

VA, UL collaboration advances case for medical device security standards | Healthcare IT News | 10/21/2019

The agency worked for two years with the certification company on a cooperative research project that highlights the value of standards for connected devices and IoMT. October 21, 2019 12:12 PM The United States Department of Veterans Affairs has millions of patients who receive ongoing, chronic care. With the growth of the internet of medical things, the agency has been able to realize the goal of staying connected to patients …

Mike Kijewski

MedCrypt is Joined by Leading Health Tech Expert Axel Wirth as Chief Security Strategist | PR Newswire | 9/17/2019

… medical device security, and have closely followed his contributions to our community over the last three years,” said Mike Kijewski , MedCrypt CEO. “We couldn’t be happier to have him on our team, and look forward to facilitating his continued impact on our field for years to come.” Prior to joining, Wirth was with leading cybersecurity provider Symantec, where he provided strategic vision and technical leadership, helping healthcare providers, industry partners …

Hospitals are demanding secure medical devices before they buy - Healthcare Finance News | 8/22/2019

… Food and Drug Administration, it’s just about impossible for a hospital to be certain that it is secure, according to Mike Kijewski, CEO of MedCrypt, a company that builds security features into medical devices. Because … of the Department of Health and Human Services HIPAA enforcement. “Medical device security is a big, important problem,” Kijewski said. THE LARGER TREND Medical device security became a much larger issue after October 2018 when …

Mac McMillan

CynergisTek Appoints New Director of Managed Security Services | Business Wire | 6/27/2019

… initiatives and driving the company’s growth strategies for security services including, Vendor Security Management (VSM), Managed Security Service (MSS) and Medical Device Security . A healthcare veteran with over 20 years of experience in IT leadership … system experience to inform service planning, development, and delivery,” said Mac McMillan, CEO and President of CynergisTek. “Her proven track record and powerful leadership skills will play an integral part in bolstering our services and …

CynergisTek Appoints New Director of Managed Security Services - Yahoo Finance | Yahoo News | 6/27/2019

… initiatives and driving the company’s growth strategies for security services including, Vendor Security Management (VSM), Managed Security Service (MSS) and Medical Device Security . A healthcare veteran with over 20 years of experience in IT leadership … system experience to inform service planning, development, and delivery,” said Mac McMillan, CEO and President of CynergisTek. “Her proven track record and powerful leadership skills will play an integral part in bolstering our services and …