Draeger—Infinity M300 Telemetry Monitoring Devices: Cybersecurity Vulnerabilities May Cause Various Problems
October 23, 2019 | Risk Management News
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In an October 9, 2019, Urgent Medical Device Recall letter submitted by an ECRI Institute member hospital, Draeger states that cybersecurity vulnerabilities may be present in the above devices, potentially causing the devices to reboot, lose alarm functionality, and/or lose communication with the Infinity Network, which may result in delayed intervention or lack of patient monitoring. Draeger also states that distributed denial of service (DDoS), spoofing, and tampering may also occur because of this problem. The device effects...