Singapore – Singapore HSA recommends cybersecurity protections against BrakTooth for Bluetooth medical devices

The Health Sciences Authority (HSA), Singapore’s medical device market regulator, has issued recommendations for some medical devices utilizing Bluetooth connectivity to protect against new cybersecurity vulnerabilities.

According to a recent alert from the HSA, the new vulnerabilities, collectively known as “BrakTooth,” target connected medical devices that incorporate Bluetooth Link Manager Protocols; at least 10 device manufacturers with products using Bluetooth Classic chips have been affected to far, according to the regulator…