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1) Critical vulnerability makes GE radiological devices vulnerable to hacking

The vulnerability lies in the default passwords of GE's product management software

2) Unprotected servers leave more than 45 million medical images accessible online

The images contain sensitive information of patients in 67 countries

3) Philips debuts vendor-neutral cybersecurity solution at virtual RSNA

Part of a collaboration with CyberMDX, a connected medical device security company

Press Room

Promaxo receives 510(k) clearance from the FDA for its innovational MR platform
March 08, 2021
Hassenfeld Children's Hospital at NYU Langone Health unveils new comprehensive pediatric congenital heart center
March 08, 2021
Elekta and IBA strengthen partnership to help cancer centers integrate proton therapy
March 08, 2021
BWXT and GMS form joint venture in nuclear medicine manufacturing and distribution in the Asia-Pacific region
March 08, 2021
Researchers find AI can predict new atrial fibrillation, stroke risk
March 08, 2021
EchoNous launches continuous and pulsed wave doppler on Kosmos hand-carried hardware
March 08, 2021
Radiology societies urge HHS to reject proposed deregulation of specific AI software
March 08, 2021
HIE Networks relaunches as Centralis Health
March 08, 2021
Data extortion ransomware attacks on healthcare sector up 580% during COVID-19
March 08, 2021
Aidoc launches the first AI-based automated notification solution for high-risk pulmonary embolism patients
March 08, 2021

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Law firm cyberattack puts data of 36,000 UPMC patients at risk for exposure
Hacked email accounts contained names, social security numbers and financial information
Unprotected servers leave more than 45 million medical images accessible online
The images contain sensitive information of patients in 67 countries
Critical vulnerability makes GE radiological devices vulnerable to hacking
The vulnerability lies in the default passwords of GE's product management software
LSU Medical Center email breach potentially exposes data on thousands of patients
The type and amount of information possibly accessed varied by location
Philips debuts vendor-neutral cybersecurity solution at virtual RSNA
Part of a collaboration with CyberMDX, a connected medical device security company
Cyberattacks on health systems expected to triple in 2021
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Aetna to pay $1 million settlement over potential HIPAA violations
Allegedly exposed private patient information on three separate occasions
Imminent cyberthreat could disrupt hundreds of US healthcare systems
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Massive cyberattack at Universal Health Services upends clinical, financial operations
Likely one of the largest medical cyberattacks in U.S. history
Fallout from hospital cybersecurity attack leads to patient death in Germany
With IT systems down, patient data unavailable for providing care for life-threatening condition
Stolen briefcase contained personal information of over 4,000 cancer patients
Unencrypted USB drives stolen from Moffitt Cancer Center doctor's car
Data breach potentially compromises data of 46,000 veterans
Unauthorized user hacked online application to divert healthcare payments
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AI technique helps medical devices avoid abiding by cyberattack commands
Could protect against over-radiation, manipulation of device components, functional manipulation of images