Recall: Software Error leads to Crashes Leading to Delay or Interruption of Procedure

Company: Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc.
Date of Enforcement Report: 12/31/2022
Class II


Programmable Diagnostic Computer

Recall Number:



The firm will be performing a software update to address a software error which affects the listed products. This correction addresses four potential software issues: 1) “PASSWORD STORE CORRUPTED” error message during system boot; 2) Subsystem crash during examination; 3) Dialog Monitor Computer (DMC) application crash while loading a study; and 4) Software crash due to system internal timeout. Issue 1 may lead to a delay or interruption of procedure. Issues 2, 3, and 4 may result in delay in starting or continuing the examination, and may also prevent the operator from starting or continuing a study.


Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc


1969 distributed worldwide; 393 US


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