cybersecurity

Cybersecurity in healthcare involves the protecting of electronic information and assets from unauthorized access, use and disclosure. Cyberattacks are of particular concern for the health sector. They threaten the security of systems and information and the health and safety of patients. We cover trends and possible solutions such as AI systems or blockchain.

A cryptography game changer for biomedical research

A cryptography game changer for biomedical research

Data privacy and security concerns hamper large-scale studies. Researchers have developed a potential solution.

Blockchain could provide secure communications for robots

Blockchain could provide secure communications for robots

The use of blockchain technology as a communication tool for a team of robots could provide security and safeguard against deception.

How blockchain can help the homeless

How blockchain can help the homeless

Researchers say new technology solutions such as blockchain can be used to keep important health care information of homeless people secure and portable.

New class of quantum dots primed for imaging

New class of quantum dots primed for imaging

A new class of quantum dots opens a range of practical applications, including medical imaging and diagnostics and quantum communication.

Are digital trackers for mental health fit for purpose?

Are digital trackers for mental health fit for purpose?

Digital tracking of people with mental health conditions has the power to transform medical diagnostics and treatment, but its claims need careful scrutiny.

AI system to prevent imaging cyberthreats

AI system to prevent imaging cyberthreats

Researchers have developed an AI technique that will protect medical devices from malicious operating instructions in a cyberattack.

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