FDA, DHS Find Cybersecurity Vulnerabilities in St. Jude Heart Devices
By Michael Mezher -
Published 11 January 2017
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Industrial Control Systems Cyber Emergency Response Team (ICS-CERT) issued an advisory on Monday warning of cybersecurity vulnerabilities found in St. Jude Medical's Merlin@home wireless transmitter that could affect the company's line of implantable cardiac devices (ICDs).
Categories: News, US, FDA, Medical Devices, Postmarket surveillance
Tags: Cybersecurity, Medical Device Cybersecurity, St. Jude Medical, MedSec, Muddy Waters Research, Merlin@home Transmitter