A Comparative Review on the Wireless Implantable Medical Devices Privacy and Security Conference Paper uri icon


  • 2014 ICST. Nowadays wireless communication is playing a vital role in implantable medical devices (IMDs) on health-care applications. It has many advantages in remote health monitoring, treatment and prediction for critical cases. However, any drawback in security of these devices against malicious attacks may lead to serious problems, such as theft of private information, wrong treatment and even death. In this paper, a comparative review of the current literature on IMD security research is provided to have a better understanding of the state of the art and the gaps in this direction.

published proceedings

  • 2014 4th International Conference on Wireless Mobile Communication and Healthcare - Transforming Healthcare Through Innovations in Mobile and Wireless Technologies (MOBIHEALTH)

author list (cited authors)

  • Ankarali, Z. E., Abbasi, Q. H., Demir, A. F., Serpedin, E., Qaraqe, K., & Arslan, H.

editor list (cited editors)

  • Nikita, K. S., Bourbakis, N. G., Lo, B., Fotiadis, D. I., Hao, Y., & Kiourti, A.

publication date

  • January 1, 2014 11:11 AM