Ransomware’s Assault on Healthcare Market: A Closer Look
The HITECH Act of 2009 was designed to transform personal health information (PHI) into electronic health records (EHRs). Yet, one unintended consequence involves rising healthcare industry cyberattacks, Cylance explains.
McAfee Report: Healthcare Attacks, Fileless Malware, Cryptocurrency Mining Spiked in Q4 2017
Fileless malware, cryptocurrency mining and & ransomware threats emerged throughout 2017, McAfee’s research suggests.
Ransomware Crooks Hit Two Healthcare Organizations, One Pays, the Other Didn’t Say
Ransomware attacks against Hancock Health and Allscripts trigger different responses. One victim pays the ransom, the other doesn’t.
Healthcare Cybersecurity Study: Over 4.7M Records Compromised in 2017
The frequency of healthcare data breaches is increasing, according to a study by managed security services provider (MSSP) Fortified Health System.
Top 10 Cyber Hygiene Tips for Healthcare IT and Security Professionals
Proper cybersecurity and patient data protection in the health care vertical requires these 10 steps, according to Delta Risk LLC, a Top 100 MSSP.
Healthcare Email Security Defenders Want DMARC Installed in 90 Days
Healthcare is the number one vertical market for email phishing attacks, according to a new cybersecurity research study.
MSSP-VAR Partnership: CyFlare, Solution Synergy Target Healthcare IoT Cybersecurity
CyFlare, a managed security services & security operations center (SOC) provider, inks partnership with Solution Synergy, a healthcare VAR.
Healthcare Cyber: House Inquiry Targets Medical Software
House Energy and Commerce Committee seeks information from Nuance Communications concerning its handling of the NotPetya malware & ransomware attack.
Imprivata Healthcare IT Security Acquires Caradigm’s IAM Business
Imprivata healthcare IT security buys the identity and access management (IAM) business of GE Healthcare company Caradigm for an undisclosed sum.