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Malware Hidden in Medical Images-Who's at Risk?

on April 22, 2019 | by Troy Gill | National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, HIPAA

Research published last week by Cylera Labs outlines how an attacker could easily embed a functional executable containing malware into an equally functional DICOM image file. This Proof of Concept has been generating some buzz as it places security and HIPAA compliance at odds. read more