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Zingbox Announces Partnership With the Medical Device Innovation, Safety and Security Consortium


Security Leader for Healthcare IoT to Combine Device Vulnerability
Data with Real-Time Risk and Threat Analytics to Deliver Comprehensive
and Unparalleled Medical Device Security

the provider of the most widely deployed healthcare Internet of Things
(IoT) analytics platform, today announced a strategic partnership with
the non-profit Medical
Device Innovation, Safety and Security Consortium (MDISS)
. Working
together, the two organizations will advance best practices for the
acquisition and sharing of cyber risk data for medical devices. The
partnership will deliver in real time key information to enable
optimally configured and secured devices for patient safety and privacy.

Zingbox will incorporate MDISS risk content, including Manufacturer
Disclosure Statement for Medical Device Security (MDS2)
information based on access control protocols developed by MDISS with
input from leading manufacturers and health systems, into the Zingbox
IoT Guardian solution.

The combination of Zingbox's real-time analysis of medical device
security, manufacturer device specifications, and standards-based risk
assessment data will advance the overall security and safety of
connected medical devices. In addition, integrating real-world device
usage and behavior analytics will augment the existing MDISS cyber risk
database with detailed inner workings of the device and network along
with cybersecurity events.

Zingbox is the foundational member of the MDISS healthcare cyber safety
and data services program, demonstrating its commitment to working
closely across the medical device and care delivery ecosystem to tackle
the industry's cybersecurity challenges.

"Ultimately," explained Xu Zou, CEO of Zingbox, "the MDISS and Zingbox
partnership will provide comprehensive and actionable device context for
healthcare providers, enabling them to better assess the threats and
vulnerabilities of their connected medical devices while improving
overall security for the medical device industry."

Zou continued, "We believe medical device security cannot be fully
addressed by any single stakeholder but rather through collaboration and
partnership across providers, device manufacturers, and technology
vendors. This is why Zingbox has taken a leadership position to be the
first to partner with MDISS to marry the device-level cybersecurity
vulnerabilities and specifications with real-time device risk and threat
analytics for the betterment of the entire healthcare industry."

The Zingbox-MDISS partnership will foster cross-industry collaboration
through sharing of high- quality and timely cyber risk data to secure
patients and communities. In addition, it will further extend the
utility of the Zingbox solution to healthcare providers and device
vendors to improve device security and ensure uninterrupted quality care.

"We are excited to partner with Zingbox, the first to market with a
dedicated medical device cybersecurity solution. Our partnership will
involve close collaboration with our community of practice to advance
data and informatics best practices to support medical device network
operations and cyber incident detection and response and deliver
important insights to advance medical device innovation," said Dr. Dale
Nordenberg, MDISS Executive Director. "We share a sense of urgency to
advance transparency of medical device cybersecurity specifications.
Importantly, we are working with stakeholders to define and deliver the
appropriate access controls for these data."


Founded in 2010, MDISS is a 501(c)(3) non-profit public/private
partnership dedicated to advancing patient safety and public health and
the first to focus exclusively on medical device cybersecurity. MDISS
develops and delivers practical technology, operations and policy
solutions for member organizations, including hospitals, health delivery
organizations, doctors, epidemiologists, clinical engineers, medical
device manufacturers, academics, regulators, embedded security experts,
and cybersecurity researchers. Join us. Visit

About Zingbox

Zingbox is the provider of the most widely deployed healthcare Internet
of Things (IoT) analytics platform. Recently named a Cool
Vendor in IoT Security by Gartner
and recipient of the Stevie Award
for Most Innovative Company, Zingbox helps hospitals realize the full
potential of their IoT medical devices, delivering a new standard for
uninterrupted quality care through device inventory, management,
security, and optimization for the entire IoT environment. The company's
device-specific AI-powered machine learning platform uses the first
real-time deep behavioral learning technology for connected medical
devices. For more information, please visit

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