Framework to Assist Healthcare Delivery Organisations and Medical Device Manufacturers Establish Security Assurance for Networked Medical Devices [chapter]

Anita Finnegan, Fergal McCaffery, Gerry Coleman
2013 Communications in Computer and Information Science  
This paper introduces an assurance framework for networked medical device development. This work is being conducted to address the everincreasing concerns of medical device security with a specific focus on medical devices to be incorporated into IT networks. The framework utilises a Process Assessment Model and a Process Reference Model to address system development lifecycle processes, security assurance processes and a focused risk management process. There is currently no governance for the
more » ... development of secure medical devices in place and so, this work sets out to resolve this problem by increasing the awareness of medical device security risks, threats and vulnerabilities among Medical Device Manufacturers, IT vendors and Healthcare Delivery Organisations.
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-39179-8_28 fatcat:ds6rhhmp7ncptkutbkzx652orq