The FBI published a cyber security notification concerning medical devices

The FBI issued a cyber security notification for the health care sector, addressing vulnerabilities in outdated medical devices and offering recommendations to enhance security and mitigate risks.

The FBI issued a Private Industry Notification targeted at the health care sector. According to the notification, the FBI has identified several vulnerabilities caused by unpatched medical devices that use outdated software and devices without adequate security features. The notification also includes recommendations for the health sector, such as actively securing medical devices, identifying vulnerabilities, and increasing employee awareness reporting to help mitigate the risk posed by medical devices.