The Evolving State of Medical Device Cybersecurity
February 20, 2017 — 10:30AM EST - 11:30AM EST
Orange County Convention Center
Tangerine Ballroom, F4
Medical device cybersecurity is evolving. Multiple community efforts are tackling the challenges facing secure clinical device operation, but unabating attacks and greater device network connectivity mean continued vigilance and agility are needed. This session will characterize the evolving ecosystem, re-assess gaps and challenges, outline emerging FDA guidance, and describe community initiatives to help realize safer, more secure clinical device operation.
Describe the FDA’s Postmarket Management of Cybersecurity in Medical Devices, to include the main policy tenets FDA has put forward that address security throughout the total product lifecycle
Identify the current medical device cybersecurity ecosystem gaps and discuss progress made and/or underway to close these gaps
Recognize the evolving medical device cybersecurity ecosystem to include many emerging efforts and their role within the larger healthcare cybersecurity ecosystem