The security skills gap has become a topic of acute interest among practitioners responsible for building security teams for their organizations — and keeping them running smoothly. It impacts everything from how they staff, how they cultivate and develop their workforces, and how they train, to the operational controls they put in place, and potentially
Society at point where digital security is converging with personal and physical security
Attackers have long shared their exploits, code, and methods, while defenders remained siloed. IBM Security created the X-Force Exchange platform as a way to share threat intelligence.
The NHS has only 20 security professionals on staff, and the financial impact of WannaCry has not yet been determined.
All 200 hospitals and other NHS organisations that have been tested so far have failed cybersecurity checks, according to a report by MPs. Some hospitals have not fixed the original vulnerability…
The Food and Drug Administration has issued plans – some of which will require Congressional approval – for enhancing the safety of medical devices. Those include several proposals for advancing cybersecurity, including imposing new requirements on device manufacturers.
Advances in material science, digital technology and advanced manufacturing are contributing to an unparalleled period of invention in medical devices. New devices offer more opportunities to improve health than at any time. Last year, the FDA approved a record number of novel devices. This reflects an advancing pace of innovation thats resulting in many more
Cybersecurity professionals from the San Diego Supercomputer Center discuss end-to-end compliance, meeting unique user requirements and more. The San Diego Supercomputer Center at UC San Diego was an early adopter of cloud computing for healthcare and is now an advanced user, deploying a secure hybrid cloud environment to support many critical applications for projects that
The FDA is requesting congressional funding and authority to create a medical device cybersecurity response team, a public-private partnership that can respond to incidents and investigate attacks. The team would be part of a $70 million request to advance digital health technology.
Maryland’s cybersecurity community will be on display in a booth at the RSA conference in California. The state’s cyber experts will be speaking a conference sessions throughout the week.