The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services established guidelines to improve the state of health care cybersecurity throughout the sector.
A widespread ransomware attack such as WannaCry can cause problems for any business. For a health care organization, it can cause an utter catastrophe.
The influx of health care IoT devices, both approved and unsanctioned, is creating unprecedented security concerns for hospital IT departments.
A single breach is all it takes to wreak havoc on a health care organization that relies solely on perimeter controls for critical data protection.
Compliance should be viewed as a framework to facilitate security, not a magic wand to make threats and vulnerabilities disappear.
The health care security immune system maps to integrated services and products, addressing specific health care concerns and preventing cyberattacks.
Since the benefits of data protection solutions are often intangible, many clinicians and executives fail to invest adequately in health care security.