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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

FDA Finalizes Postmarket Cybersecurity Guidance By Michael Mezher - Published 03 January 2017

Just before the close of 2016, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) finalized its guidance for managing postmarket cybersecurity for connected medical devices.

Categories: News, US, CDRH, Communication, Medical Devices

Tags: Cybersecurity, Medical Device Cybersecurity

Pacemakers Get Hacked On TV, But Could It Happen In Real Life? By Daniela Hernandez and Julie Appleby, Kaiser Health News - Published 20 November 2014

Jay Radcliffe breaks into medical devices for a living, testing for vulnerabilities as a security researcher.

Categories: News, US, CDRH, Medical Devices

Tags: Medical Device Hacking, Medical Device Cybersecurity, Cybersecurity

Money or Your Life: Report Predicts Ransomware Affecting Medical Devices in Near Future By Alexander Gaffney, RAC - Published 09 October 2014

European law enforcement authorities are predicting a dark, nefarious future for the cybersecurity of products, including medical devices, which could eventually lead to patients being held hostage from afar.

Categories: News, Medical Devices, Postmarket surveillance

Tags: Cybersecurity, Ransomware, Medical Device Security, Medical Device Cybersecurity, Europol