The healthcare industry has adopted computerized, connected technologies to more rapidly deploy improved medical devices. Over half of the medical devices marketed today operate on software: implantable; diagnostic machines; monitoring devices. These technologies have amazing capabilities to save lives, diagnose quickly and improve quality of life, and therefore a security failure is a failure to safeguard human life.


  • Implantable
  • Telemetry
  • Imaging
  • Diagnostic
  • Radiology
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Home Healthcare

Further Reading


  • Breaking the Human SCADA System –Jay Radcliffe, Black Hat, 2011
  • Medical Device Cybersecurity –Kevin Fu, National Science Foundation, 2012
  • Medical Devices Hard-Coded Passwords –Billy Rios & Terry McCorkle, U.S. DHS ICS-CERT, 2013


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