19 May 2020 Analysis
Medical devices connected to a hospital network are extremely vulnerable to cybersecurity attacks, according to a report by CyberMDX. This puts patients’ data and sometimes their lives at risk from...
4 May 2020 Sponsored
Medical devices are becoming increasingly more connected to the internet, hospital networks, and other devices in the ever-expanding Internet-of-Things (IoT), intending to improve healthcare, as well as help healthcare providers...
16 March 2020 News
Cyber attacks have increased by 150% in the healthcare sector over the last two months as criminals seek to take advantage of system vulnerabilities during the Covid-19 crisis, according to...
29 October 2019 Analysis
In July, the UK National Health Service announced it has teamed up with Amazon to make NHS-verified health information searchable by voice on the company’s Alexa home assistant. The move...
2 October 2019
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has warned patients, clinicians, IT staff and manufacturers across the medical industry of a set of cybersecurity vulnerabilities in their communications software.
11 July 2019 News
The Amazon Alexa voice assistant is now offering UK users expert NHS health advice, with the aim of improving the quality of public health information and reducing demand on the...
17 June 2019 News
The introduction of laws like the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) can complicate the operations of scientific journals and funding bodies, according an Uppsala University-led study presented at the...
30 May 2019 News
An audit has concluded that patient data in the Australian state of Victoria’s public health system could easily be breached.
19 March 2019
A study into cybersecurity breach pay has found that in the aftermath of a cyberattack, bosses are more likely to be given a pay rise.