While the healthcare sector is finally becoming aware of the cyberthreats and risks facing medical devices, new Internet of Things health devices are quickly creating new vectors for cyberattacks, warns cybersecurity expert Tyler Cohen Wood.
Mobility and IoT are acknowledged by security practitioners to be a whole different beast when it comes to management. MetricStream's French Caldwell says that GRC likewise needs to change its paradigm to accommodate this disruption.
A new methodology for assessing whether a medical device cybersecurity issue is likely to pose a danger to patients should be available later this year, says cybersecurity researcher Billy Rios in this in-depth interview.
Cyber-crime and espionage attacks your employers' or clients'
reputation, profitability and future. Still somewhat quaintly referred to
as "hacking," these threats are now foremost in corporate strategic
thinking. With the security breaches at the U.S. Office of Personnel
Management, Sony, Home Depot and many...
Check fraud - it not only won't go away, but
it is morphing to keep pace with consumers'
digital banking habits. Although the number of checks written by consumers has decreased significantly, the
reverse is true about dollars lost to check fraud.
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New proposed FDA cybersecurity guidance is an important step in getting medical device manufacturers more focused on the risks posed by their products as they're used in healthcare settings, security experts say.
Cybercriminals are increasingly targeting mobile users, and when it comes to mobile apps, nothing is sacred. Many criminals mimic popular and trusted apps, tricking users into downloading them and then reaping the profits.
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As it continues to ramp up its cybersecurity enforcement efforts, the FTC could take action next year against consumer wearable device makers if they fail to live up to their promises to protect the privacy of health data and other information, says researcher Stephen Cobb, who also expects scrutiny from the FDA.
In terms of malware, 2015 will go down as the year that ransomware got big, and the organized criminals behind it got bolder. IBM's Limor Kessem discusses what to expect from advanced malware variants in 2016.
Historically, innovation within the financial services industry has moved at a glacial pace. A combination of factors limited institutions such as compliance obligations, dependence on complicated infrastructure, and a riskaverse approach to security. An environment was created where innovation was perceived as risky...
Digital transformation offers financial institutions the
potential to reinvent themselves and meet
heightened customer expectations. Those that
embrace digitization as not simply a defensive
strategy against bank and non-bank competitors,
but as a way to increase revenue through improved
consumer insights and...
As more banks and government agencies stop providing free BlackBerries to employees, the beleaguered smartphone manufacturer is attempting to reboot with the launch of its first Android smartphone, dubbed Priv for privacy.