Software Integrity

 

McGraw asks who’s in charge of medical device security

In his latest SearchSecurity article, Gary McGraw discusses the risks behind medical devices that are deeper than patient data, including patient safety risk and in worst cases, death, which can result in the corruption from devices used to preserve patient life. All of these risks around medical devices are caused by the simple fact that hospitals have no one in the role of CISO and have very little overall defense for their devices to begin with. Until hospitals assign CISOs that demand secure medical devices, they will not be administered. To read Gary’s full story visit  http://searchsecurity.techtarget.com/opinion/McGraw-asks-whos-in-charge-of-medical-device-security