PANACEA Research is investigating national, pan-EU and global policy measures and regulations on cybersecurity and healthcare to help stakeholders keep up to speed on relevant changes. This Lookout Watch also covers global trends in cybersecurity to increase awareness of the threats facing the healthcare sector. On top of this, the Watch features research on these topics. Feel free to send us your research and other documents that can feed into the Watch, using this form

 

Cybersecurity in healthcare: A systematic review of modern threats and trends.

This paper (February 2017) carries out a systematic review of cybersecurity trends in healthcare and identifies possible solutions cited in the literature. 

Kaspersky Cybersecurity Healthcare Bulletins: 2020 Forecasts

This Kaspersky Security Bulletin 2019 reports on a decrease in the number of cyber-attacks in healthcare organisations, possibly in the wake of lessons learned from the Wannacry

U.S. FDA on Cyber security of Medical Devices

U.S. Policy on Medical Devices: The Department of Health and Human Services, Food and Drug Administration

Ripple20 Vulnerabilities: A major risk for IoT Medical Devices

Medical device security risks: 19 vulnerabilities called Ripple20 have been uncovered by researchers at JSOF.

Biometrics to play wider role in e-health

This paper (January 2013) highlights drivers for the increasing adoption of eHealth, both in terms of technology advances and legislative incentives, including the use of biometr

European Cybersecurity Taxonomy 2019

JRC proposes a new taxonomy on cybersecurity to support and secure the Digital Single Market and the competitiveness of European industry. 

SEA: A Secure and Efficient Authentication and Authorisation Architecture for IoT-Based Healthcare Using Smart Gateways

This paper (June 2015) describes the development of a secure and efficient authentication and authorisation architecture for IoT-based healthcare, explaining how the solution surpasses the state of

"If It's Important It Will Be A Headline": Cybersecurity Information Seeking in Older Adults

This paper (May 2019) comes from PANACEA partner, Northumbria University as an early example of research feeding into the development of its toolkit with techological solutions a

A European Electronic Health Record exchange format: COMMISSION RECOMMENDATION (EU) 2019/243

Towards the development of a European electronic health record exchange format for secure, interoperable, cross-border access to, and exchange of, electronic health data in the Union. 

Pages

PANACEA Research is advancing cybersecurity in healthcare. Sign up here to keep up to date on the latest developments.