Cyber-security is an MDR topic too
An article by Miriam Schuh & Dr. Carlo Piltz in the magazine medizin&technik, issue 06/2017
In order to give hackers no chance when it comes to medical devices, manufacturers must consider the state of the art in IT technology at all times and inform the user about risks and measures.
More than just panic-mongering or fiction: potential cyber attacks on life-preserving medical devices and the healthcare system. The fact is that the performance of medical devices is becoming dependent on the error-free performance of firmware and software to a greater and greater extent.
You can find more on IT security in the MDR, risk management, the current state of technology and the assessment of liability risks in the on-line article in medizin&technik
[December 13th, 2017]