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HSCC releases medical device, health IT cybersecurity plan

A private-public coalition of healthcare stakeholders has issued a consensus-based guide for developing, deploying, and supporting cyber-secure medical devices and health IT across their product lifecycles. The Joint Security Plan, developed by the Healthcare and Public Health Sector Coordinating Council, is a voluntary framework meant to improve industry-wide cybersecurity and information sharing. Kevin McDonald “The… Read More »

Ocean Cleanup device breaks down, well before ridding Pacific of plastics

An ambitious project to clean up a vast tide of ocean pollution has been sidelined. The project’s 2,000-foot-long screen — which was already failing to capture plastic while stationed more than 1,000 miles off the coast of California — broke apart just before New Year’s under the constant wind and waves of the Pacific Ocean.… Read More »