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


ENISA Infographic on Cybersecurity in Healthcare

PANACEA research has been tracking the impacts of COVID-19 on cybersecurity in healthcare, such as the significant increase in cyber scams like phishing and weak links due to inc

ENISA: Advice on cybersecurity in healthcare during COVID-19 pandemic

In May 2020, the European Union Agency for Cybersecurity (ENISA) published advice to the healthcare sector on coping with the increase in phishing campaigns and ransomware attacks during COVID-19.


The European Cyber Security Organisation (ECSO) has published a report on the results of its survey on COVID-19 and cybersecurity with its members and wider community, spanning l


The European Cyber Security Organisation (ECSO) has launched a Cyber Solidarity Campaign for the global COVID-19 pandemic. 

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.


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