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Medical Device Security

Zooming into Risk During COVID-19

[04/08/20]

Posted on April 8, 2020 in Information Technology, Medical Device Security

Written by: Hall Render Advisory Services

Many businesses have become increasingly dependent on video-teleconferencing (“VTC”) platforms (such as Zoom) in order to stay connected during the COVID-19 pandemic. Unfortunately, this technology is susceptible to hacking attempts and cybersecurity attacks. The FBI has noted an increase in reports of virtual hijacking through VTC platforms (referred to as “Zoom-bombing” even when attacks... READ MORE

Battling the Bugs: Cybersecurity During a Pandemic

[03/19/20]

Posted on March 19, 2020 in Information Technology, Medical Device Security

Written by: Hall Render Advisory Services

Destructive and disruptive cyberattacks are on the rise as threat actors try to profit off of the COVID-19 outbreak. This includes not only cybercriminals but also nation-state actors seeking disruption of COVID-19 response efforts. Hackers are also delivering targeted malware attacks, stealing confidential information and gaining access to information systems. Read more about cybersecurity... READ MORE