Medical Device Security Stymied by Legacy Tech, Flawed Segmentation

Health IT Security

Jessica Davis

Healthcare delivery organizations are increasingly deploying medical devices, IoT, and other medical platforms to improve connectivity and support patient care. But failed network segmentation, legacy devices, and other network failures continue to heighten risks to the enterprise, according to Forescout.

The majority of US hospitals reported falling victim to a significant security incident in the past two years. Combined with threats designed to prey on COVID-19 fears, cybersecurity risks in healthcare have remained hard to defeat.

This month alone has seen a number of hospital organizations reverting to EHR downtime after...

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