Postmarket Safety

Protecting Devices From Cybersecurity Risks

With the recall of 465,000 Abbott pacemakers deemed at risk of getting hacked — marking the first ever device recall for a cybersecurity issue — it’s time for a deeper dive on how to protect your product from cyber risk. Read More

Cyber Risk Prompts Abbott Recall of 465K Pacemakers

In the first ever recall for a cybersecurity risk, Abbott recalled 465,000 implantable pacemakers for a firmware update to reduce the risk of unauthorized access. The update requires an in-person visit with a healthcare provider. Read More