Gartner Research

Exposing the Security Risks of Medical Devices

Published: 13 July 2017

ID: G00335274

Analyst(s): Gregg Pessin


Medical devices represent a weak spot in the healthcare provider's cyberdefenses. Healthcare provider CIOs should protect their patients and their organizations by understanding the specific vulnerabilities, and create the necessary strategies and action plans to minimize the risk.

Table Of Contents


Research Highlights

  • Controlled Network Access to Medical Devices
  • Security Patching
  • Secure Wireless Communication and Authentication

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