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Your Hospital's Vulnerable: Here's How to Protect Against BlueKeep

On May 14, 2019, Microsoft published an advisory for a newly discovered remote code execution vulnerability. Given the identifier CVE-2019-0708, the vulnerability has been more popularly named "BlueKeep".

5 Frightening Real-Life Cyber-Attacks You Probably Never Heard About

It’s often said there’s a statistic to support any story you want to tell, a fact that’s borne out by the worrying increase in fake news, but ...

MedTech Cybersecurity 101

The world is changing; and while there may never have been a time when that statement was not true, it seems particularly true today. Change these days seems to be a lot more aggressive and disruptive than ever before.

Healthcare Cybersecurity Predictions for 2019

Like most business units at this time of year, biomedical and clinical teams will be reflecting on the last 12 months and trying, as best they can, to figure out what the new year will bring. Given the downward pressure on costs, increased intervention from state and federal regulators, and the explosion of ...

Why Are More Robust Medical Cybersecurity Measures Even Needed?

It seems that every day we hear about the need for more and better medical cybersecurity measures, but why? We don’t hear about the need for retailers to improve shoplifting prevention mechanisms. So why medicine? Why aren’t built-in security tools, technologies, and ...

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Better Passwords Key to Bridging the Medical Data Security Gap

By now, most of us are familiar with the “WannaCry” ransomware attack. This attack exploited a weakness in Microsoft's Windows operating system to encrypt files and render computers useless until...

Protect & Defend: How A Zero-Day Vulnerability Is Disclosed & Closed

CyberMDX made news recently when its research and analysis team identified and responsibly disclosed two serious and hitherto unknown medical device vulnerabilities.

The Problem with the Medical Device Industry that The Bleeding Edge Ignores

Directed by Oscar-nominated filmmakers Kirby Dick and Amy Ziering, the new Netflix documentary, The Bleeding Edge, profiles five people who suffered horrendously when the medical devices on which...

Why Hospital CEOs Should Worry About Medical Device Cybersecurity

Medical devices can be your best asset and your worst nightmare. X-ray machines, defibrillators, and other medical electronics are life-saving technologies, but they can also be easily hacked if...

Top Cybersecurity Questions Hospital CISOs Must Be Ready to Answer

Your CISO has a big job: develop network security processes and procedures, while addressing privacy, confidentiality and compliance standards, while investigating and managing health information...

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