Topic: Privacy and Security
A hacker group known as Orangeworm is exploiting cybersecurity vulnerabilities in notoriously weak imaging devices.
A House committee is taking a deeper dive into the cybersecurity risks associated with legacy technology throughout the healthcare industry.
Abbott has released another cardiac device firmware update, its second and final one in a planned series of updates that began last year.
The FDA plans to request congressional funding and authority to create a medical device cybersecurity response team.
A company that makes portable oxygen devices is notifying 30,000 customers that their information was leaked after an employee email account was hacked.
The New Jersey attorney general has fined a medical group $418,000 for HIPAA violations, and more physician practice news from around the web.
The GAO says CMS needs to provide researchers and covered entities that access Medicare data with more specific cybersecurity guidance.
HHS argued that Ciox Health falls outside of HIPAA enforcement since it's considered a business associate.
The medical group was fined for an incident in which a third-party vendor misconfigured a server, allowing patient data to be searchable online.
CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield has notified 6,800 members that their personal information was potentially breached following a phishing attack.