(Reuters) – The U.S. Homeland Security Dept. is investigating about 2 dozen cases of suspected cybersecurity flaws in medical devices and hospital equipment that officials fear could be exploited by hackers, a senior official at the agency told Reuters.
Considered a leader in diabetes research, Zisser will be involved with a variety of clinical research projects and serve as a medical liaison between Insulet and government leaders, the FDA, and healthcare organizations, Bedford, Mass.-based Insulet said.
By Chris Walker
The U.S. Defense Dept. issued $83.9 million worth of contracts to 4 medical device companies, according to the agency’s daily press release.