In this chapter, you will learn how to
• Understand the fundamental security problems of the medical device ecosystem and its vulnerabilities
• Describe how these vulnerabilities translate to a variety of risks, including risks to patient safety and care delivery
• Explain how regulators and security specialists are starting to address these problems
• Describe what device manufacturers and healthcare organizations can do to minimize the risk of harm or impact to their business
Many IT professionals regard implementing good cybersecurity in healthcare to be more challenging than in other industries ...