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Researchers show how to tamper with medication in popular infusion pumps using software flaws

by Sean Lyngaas

The research illustrates the challenge of securing devices conceived decades ago from 21st-century digital threats.

Kansas man indicted in connection with 2019 hack at water utility

by Sean Lyngaas

The facility serves Ellsworth County, a county of about 6,100 people in central Kansas.

Florida hack highlights security shortages in US water sector

by Sean Lyngaas

Awareness is the sector is growing, but cybersecurity resources are a challenge.

Hacker breached Florida water facility to alter sodium hydroxide level, police say

by Sean Lyngaas

The breach did not cause any harm to public health, police say.

Health sector mobilizes defenses following Ryuk ransomware warning

by Sean Lyngaas

Threat briefings are being held for hospital executives, federal officials are appealing for more data and hospitals are hardening their computer networks.

Ohio medical center offline following another security incident in the health sector

by Sean Lyngaas

It's the second time in a week that a cybersecurity incident has disrupted IT networks at a U.S. hospital.