Protiviti to Host Webinar on Medical Device Security

Press Release

Session will discuss security vulnerabilities of medical devices and best practices to mitigate risk

WHAT:  ​Global consulting firm Protiviti (www.protiviti.com) will host a complimentary webinar highlighting the potential cybersecurity vulnerabilities of today’s medical devices. The one-hour webinar, entitled “Medical Devices and Cyber Crime: Are Your Patients at Risk?” will discuss how to mitigate the various cybercrime risks that can arise with the use of these devices.

Webinar topics will include how to:

  • Effectively apply controls at key phases of the medical device lifecycle
  • Initiate productive risk discussions with IT security and biomedical teams to bridge the knowledge gap
  • Apply federal agency guidance and engage industry working groups related to medical device security

 

​WHO:  ​Speakers and specific topics include:

  • Less Stoltenberg, chief information security officer, MD Anderson Cancer Center, will share how the organization is supporting its mission to put patient care first
  • Scott Erven, associate director, Protiviti, will highlight best practices in addressing cybercrime risk

 

​WHEN:  ​Wednesday, December 10, 2014

10:00 a.m. PST/12:00 p.m. CST/1:00 p.m. EST

​HOW:    ​To register for the webinar, please visit www.protiviti.com/webinars

About Protiviti Inc.

Protiviti (www.protiviti.com) is a global consulting firm that delivers deep expertise, objective insights, a tailored approach and unparalleled collaboration to help leaders confidently face the future. Through its network of more than 80 offices in over 20 countries, Protiviti and its independently owned Member Firms provide clients with consulting solutions in finance, technology, operations, data, analytics, governance, risk and internal audit.

Named to the 2019 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For® list, Protiviti has served more than 60 percent of Fortune 1000® and 35 percent of Fortune Global 500® companies. The firm also works with smaller, growing companies, including those looking to go public, as well as with government agencies. Protiviti is a wholly owned subsidiary of Robert Half (NYSE: RHI). Founded in 1948, Robert Half is a member of the S&P 500 index.

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