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.
Both health care IT professionals and device manufacturers are responsible for securing medical devices in light of emerging IoT threats.
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.
Researchers discovered thousands of pediatric medical records for sale online. This personal information is particularly valuable to identity thieves.
Health Care Providers Need to Comply With HIPAA Regulations and Address These Five Critical Security Issues
Health care organizations must address these five major cybersecurity concerns to comply with HIPAA regulations and ensure proper handling of patient data.
While the Internet of Things (IoT)-enslaving distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attackers have hogged much of the public’s attention lately, the medical devices segment of the IoT has flown under the radar. The field is growing too quickly...
A recently discovered vulnerability puts a new type of information at risk for data breaches: DNA. What's the real risk involved here?
Medical data may fetch cybercriminals up to 10 times more money on the black market than credit card information, warn the FBI and others.