Alerts[Control Systems] Philips Security Advisory

Number: AV21-579
Date: 10 November 2021

On 9 November 2021 ICS-CERT published an ICS Advisory to highlight vulnerabilities in the following products:

  • MRI 1.5T – version 5.x.x
  • MRI 3T – version 5.x.x

Exploitation of these vulnerabilities could allow an unauthorized actor to execute software, modify system configuration, view/update files, and export data (including patient data) to an untrusted environment.

The Cyber Centre encourages users and administrators to review the provided web link, perform the suggested mitigations and apply the necessary updates when available.

ICS Advisory (ICSMA-21-313-01)

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