The Cipher Brief: Networked Medical Devices at Risk

Citrix Discusses the State of Security in Medical Devices


The Cipher Brief, a publication started by former CNN intelligence correspondent, Suzanne Kelly, posted a feature Q&A today with Citrix chief security strategist Kurt Roemer discussing the state of security in medical devices. Kurt asserts that better standards and instruction need to be developed in order to protect both patients and their data. Kurt also offers advice for how to assess the cyber-vulnerability of networked medical devices, the factors that are likely to affect the desirability of targeting a medical device, how those factors might change in the next 10 years, the role of the government in combating these types of threats and more.

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