As per reports, the global connected medical device market is estimated to reach $1.34 billion by 2021. From smartphone apps to EHR and online portals, the medical industry is rapidly embracing the Internet of Things (IoT) to stay connected with patients. Though technology is improving efficiency, at the same time it is making sensitive patient data available to hackers through security loopholes. With an increasing number of security breaches and cyber attacks, manufacturers of connected medical devices are facing many challenges.
In the following infographic, MedicoReach looks at some of the security challenges that give nightmares to Connected medical device manufacturers.