A widespread ransomware attack such as WannaCry can cause problems for any business. For a health care organization, it can cause an utter catastrophe.
Both health care IT professionals and device manufacturers are responsible for securing medical devices in light of emerging IoT threats.
CISOs must possess skills and expertise in multiple areas to combat health care security risks in this age of ransomware and connected medical devices.
Security leaders in the health care, financial services, and energy and utilities sectors must pay special attention to industry-specific security risks.
Data Activity Monitoring Gives Health Care Organizations X-Ray Vision Into Medical Imaging Security Risks
Poor medical imaging security can have potentially life-threatening consequences such as delayed treatment, inaccurate diagnosis and prescription fraud.
Many health care security risks stem from insufficient leadership and limited resources, which can often be attributed to a lack of security awareness.
The Internet of Things offers convenience and fun in the form of step counters and other innovative toys, but it also puts health data and PII at risk.