Privacy, Security And The Internet Of Medical Things
By Diane Romza-Kutz and Matt HafterMay 17, 2017, 10:46 AM EDT
Law360, New York (May 17, 2017, 10:46 AM EDT) -- One of the authors of this piece uses a medical device that is wirelessly networked to the device’s vendor. The author recently received a text message from the vendor, sending “congratulations” for using the device for an entire week. The author replied with a suggestion that the vendor should keep its congratulations to itself and mind its own business (although worded more colorfully).
This got us thinking about the internet of medical things (IoMT) and the cybersecurity challenges raised. We all recognize that the ability to...