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

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


Insights on cyber-attacks and data breaches from US-based health IT security professionals

U.S. Regulations: Overview of the HIPAA Security Rule

Protection of  sensitive patient health information in the U.S. - Security Rule

US Healthcare Trends and Contradictions in 2019

This report (February 2019) investigates US healthcare systems, comparing micro trends between 2017 and 2018 with macro trends in 2019 and looking ahead to 2020. 

Privacy and metadata: The hidden threat to whistle-blowers in public health systems

This paper (March 2017) explores and examines ethical issues in digital health, such as the misuse of metadata for investigating and prosecuting doctors who act as whistle-blowers within the public