Medical devices are sophisticated, providing diagnostics, curative, administrative and other medical usage in hospitals, clinics, rehab centers, and aged homes. The security of these devices ensure our continued health and proper medical care. With the advent of the "Internet of Things" (IoT), it is important to understand how medical devices demand security too, and how best to secure them.
This whitepaper takes a look at the software security challenges in medical devices, what are the current solutions and their challenges. It will discuss security testing solutions, and how proactive testing solution called fuzzing can help making medical devices more secure and reliable.