Device Stakeholders Praise Cross-Industry Role In FDA's Cybersecurity Plans

October 04, 2018
An array of stakeholders voiced their support for the cross-industry role laid out in a set of sweeping cybersecurity initiatives unveiled by FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb this week, including new cybersecurity information sharing agreements, a playbook for hospitals to prepare for cybersecurity breaches and plans for an updated agency guidance document. One cybersecurity expert cautioned that some smaller hospitals may not have the staff to implement the steps laid out in the playbook, but overall he said the announcements represent...

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