NIST Offers Guide to Securing Wireless Infusion Pumps

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has released the final version of its guidelines to help healthcare organizations guard against cybersecurity threats to wireless infusion pumps. Wireless infusion pumps face risks ranging from unauthorized access to protected health information to interference with a pump’s function and drug dosing, the agency said. The 375-page publication aims to show biomedical engineers and IT professionals how to use standards-based, commercially available technologies to securely configure wireless infusion pumps to reduce cybersecurity risk.

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