When Lincoln Healthcare experiences a watering hole attack, security operations center (SOC) director Malcolm Gerhard is tasked with developing a swift cybersecurity incident response. Will he succeed?
A recent report found that malicious crypto-miners have supplanted ransomware as the top healthcare cybersecurity threat.
Basic best practices, such as backing up data, patching vulnerable systems, segmenting networks, whitelisting apps and training employees, are the keys to protecting healthcare data from ransomware.
Internet of Things (IoT) device protection and supply chain risks have emerged as top healthcare cybersecurity concerns, according to recent research.
Report: UK Health Device Regulations Don’t Fully Consider How Poor Digital Security Affects Patient Safety
According to a new report, current health device regulations in the U.K. do not adequately consider how poor digital security affects patient privacy and safety.
Increased adoption of digital data management solutions may be contributing to the increasing volume of security breaches in healthcare, according to a recent survey.
If not properly secured, many of the systems health care organizations use to store and share medical images could be exploited to expose patients' PHI.
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.