Cybersecurity

This channel page on cyber security includes news and new technology to prevent cyber attacks and hackers from gaining access to electronic medical recored (EMR) data, or illegallly accessing implantable wireless cardiac devices.

The webinar Avoid the Pitfalls – How to Make Sense of Security and Compliance in the Enterprise Imaging Landscape is sponsored by Change Healthcare.
Webinar | Cybersecurity | October 24, 2019
The webinar "Avoid the Pitfalls – How to Make Sense of Security and Compliance in the Enterprise Imaging Landscape"...
According to the National Association of County and City Health Officials, only 33 percent of the organizations plan against cybersecurity threats and initiate patient identity protection protocols.

According to the National Association of County and City Health Officials, only 33 percent of the organizations plan against cybersecurity threats and initiate patient identity protection protocols. 

Feature | Cybersecurity | October 08, 2019 | By Maxim Chernyak
As the ...
The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is releasing a new practice guide — NIST Special Publication 1800-24, Securing Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS)
News | Cybersecurity | October 04, 2019
The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is...
New Report Reveals Vulnerabilities of Internet of Things-enabled Healthcare Devices
News | Cybersecurity | August 29, 2019
August 29, 2019 — Use of the Internet of Things (IoT) is booming, with IHS Markit forecasting there will be...
ScImage Introduces PICOM ModalityGuard for Cybersecurity
Technology | Cybersecurity | August 07, 2019
August 7, 2019 — ScImage Inc. is bridging the gap between security and functionality with the introduction of the PICOM...
Podcast | Cybersecurity | June 24, 2019
Medical imaging is ripe for the picking. Here’s why. Imaging and information systems are becoming ever more connected....
Studycast PACS Adds Two-factor Authentication to Improve Data Privacy and Security
News | Cybersecurity | June 12, 2019
June 12, 2019 — Core Sound Imaging announced the addition of two-factor authentication (2FA) to the...
Image courtesy of Pixabay

Image courtesy of Pixabay

Blog | Cybersecurity | April 12, 2019
Sooner or later, the bad guys are going to figure out that...

This is an example of the Fujifilm REiLI artificial intelligence application for radiology, showing auto identification and quantification of a pleural effusion and fibrosis with color coding showing the areas of detected anomalies. 

Blog | HIMSS | March 05, 2019
Healthcare today is largely woven together with electronic medical record (EMR) systems, which has led to the rapid...
Amazon Comprehend Medical Brings Medical Language Processing to Healthcare
News | Artificial Intelligence | February 15, 2019
February 15, 2019 — Amazon recently announced Amazon Comprehend Medical, a new HIPAA-eligible...
Office of the National Coordinator Releases Proposed Rule on Healthcare Data Interoperability
News | Information Technology | February 14, 2019
This story has been updated with additional information since its initial posting. February 14, 2019 — The Centers for...
Networked medical devices at a health care provider and their vulnerability to cyber attack, as seen in a screenshot of a display created by the Medigate platform

Networked medical devices at a health care provider and their vulnerability to cyber attack, as seen in a screenshot of a display created by the Medigate platform. Image courtesy of Medigate

Feature | Cybersecurity | February 12, 2019 | By Greg Freiherr
Cybersecurity is being defined by a kind of arms race. On one side are the hackers with malware, some off the shelf,...
Blog | Cybersecurity | February 04, 2019
Cyber hackers pose a worsening threat to radiology and the rest of medical imaging. This risk might be reduced, however...
Podcast | Cybersecurity | February 04, 2019
Cyber hackers pose a worsening threat to radiology and the rest of medical imaging. This risk might be reduced, however...
Videos | Cybersecurity | December 06, 2018
Anton S. Becker, M.D., radiology resident at the...
FDA and DHS Expand Partnership on Medical Device Cybersecurity
News | Cybersecurity | October 30, 2018
October 30. 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) will...