Analysis: Another Medical Device Security IssueAlso, Why Kaspersky Dropped Microsoft Complaint; Part 2 of Election Security Interview
In this latest edition of the ISMG Security Report, we learn more about certain Siemens medical devices containing vulnerabilities that could allow hackers to remotely execute arbitrary code - potentially putting patients at risk.
In the Security Report (click on player to listen), you'll hear:
- HealthcareInfoSecurity Executive Editor Marianne Kolbasuk McGee discuss how Siemens is reacting to the news that some of its imaging devices running Windows 7 have vulnerabilities;
- ISMG Security and Technology Editor Jeremy Kirk report on a move that diffuses a long-running feud between Kaspersky Lab and Microsoft;
- Part two of ISMG Executive Editor Eric Chabrow's report on his interview with Eric Rosenback, co-director the Harvard Kennedy School's Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, about the Defending Digital Democracy Project.
The ISMG Security Report appears on this and other ISMG websites on Tuesdays and Fridays. Check out our August 8 and August 11 editions, which respectively include reports on the arrest of Marcus Hutchins and efforts to keep elections secure.
The next ISMG Security Report will be posted on Friday, Aug. 18.