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.

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...

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 | May 06, 2019 | By Maxim Chernyak

As 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...

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...

Blog | Cybersecurity | February 04, 2019

Cyber hackers pose a worsening threat to radiology and the rest of medical imaging. This risk might be reduced,...

Podcast | Cybersecurity | February 04, 2019

Cyber hackers pose a worsening threat to radiology and the rest of medical imaging. This risk might be reduced,...

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)...

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Blog | Cybersecurity | October 05, 2018

Like low-hanging cyber fruit, hospitals are ripe for plucking. And hackers have already started the harvest.

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Philips Warns of Cybersecurity Vulnerabilities in IntelliSpace and iSite PACS Products
News | Cybersecurity | April 16, 2018

April 16, 2018 — Philips Healthcare last week issued a proactive advisory warning to its iSite and IntelliSpace...

Cybersecurity Threats in Medical Imaging
Feature | Cybersecurity | January 31, 2018 | By Jeff Zagoudis

The year 2017 underscored the importance of strong cybersecurity practices in an increasingly connected world, as...

Philips Introduces Technology Maximizer Program for Imaging Equipment Upgrades
Technology | Radiology Imaging | January 17, 2018

January 17, 2018 — Philips recently announced the launch of Technology Maximizer, a cross-modality program designed...

Videos | Cybersecurity | December 12, 2017

J. Anthony Seibert, Ph.D., professor and chair of informatics, University of California Davis, describes the...

As attacks on patients’ personal information become more sophisticated, radiology and other departments must work together with IT, government and industry to better protect their patients
Feature | Cybersecurity | November 06, 2017 | By Jeff Zagoudis

The driving force of healthcare technology advancement in recent years has focused on making it easier to share...