How MDR Services Can Help Vulnerable Healthcare Organizations

Healthcare organizations have not had the best couple of years when it comes to cybersecurity. 2015 was considered the year of the healthcare breach. Blue Cross Blue Shield, Anthem, and…

Hospital hallway robots get patches for potentially serious bugs

Written by Joe Warminsky Apr 12, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP Rolling robots used at hospitals for a variety of tasks — including transporting medication — have been patched for five vulnerabilities…

Expert Insights from HIMSS 2022

The Health Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) conference was held earlier this month. It’s the health information and technology event of the year, where healthcare industry professionals share ideas…

Japanese Healthcare Firm ‘Doctors Me’ Exposed Images of 12,000 Patients

In Total Doctors Me left 30GB worth of data exposed to the public due to a misconfigured Amazon S3 bucket. Safety Detectives’ cybersecurity experts uncovered an exposed Amazon S3 bucket…

Access:7 Supply Chain Flaws Impact ATMs, Medical, IoT devices

Three out of the seven flaws were rated as critical, while the remaining four were medium to high severity vulnerabilities. The IT security researchers at CyberMDX health care security firm,…

The Cyberspace Solarium Commission pushed some major policies into law. So what now?

Written by Tim Starks Mar 8, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP A little more than a year removed from its role in advancing some of the most significant cybersecurity legislation ever enacted,…

75% of Tested Smart Infusion Pumps Vulnerable to Hacking

As of 2020, about 80% of hospitals in the United States were using smart infusion pumps. Palo Alto Networks Unit 42 researchers analyzed data crowdsourced from over 200,000 network-linked infusion…

What Are The Biggest Cyber Threats of The Future?

Cybersecurity was a growing concern even before the Internet became the dominant form of communication. Now with the exponential growth of economic activity taking place solely online, cyberthreats to business,…

Top 2022 Cybersecurity Predictions for the Healthcare Industry

The healthcare industry has been one of the most targeted industries over the past few years and hackers have jump-started their attacks since COVID. Attacks on healthcare industries have increased…

Portuguese media empire struck in the latest cyberattack on news outlets

Written by Tim Starks Jan 4, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP The websites of the top newspaper and TV station in Portugal remained down Tuesday after a cyberattack that began over the…