Five cyber security issues facing the healthcare industry

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Healthcare organisations hold some of the most sensitive personal data, including vast amounts of Personally Identifiable Information (PII), which means that hackers can paint a vivid profile of their targets. Names, addresses, health insurance details, and often financial information, can The…

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Going On the Offensive in Healthcare Cybersecurity

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans With evolving healthcare cybersecurity threats, organizations must be prepared and ready to go on the offensive against attacks. I don’t think anyone needs much more convincing when it comes to healthcare cybersecurity. It’s clear that healthcare is under attack by a…

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Healthcare Cyber Security Summit & Training 2016

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Training Course Dates: November 16-21, 2016 Summit Dates: November 14-15, 2016 SANS will be hosting its 4th Annual Healthcare Cybersecurity Summit. Join us and hear top security experts from leading healthcare companies discuss proven approaches for securing and succeeding in the…

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Are Third-Parties Compromising Healthcare Data Security?

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans A recent study indicates that healthcare data security may be at risk as most companies do not always check the security frameworks of third parties. With the recent spike in healthcare data breaches, it is pertinent that healthcare organizations implement and…

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Healthcare adjusts to life as hacker target

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans During the Cold War, back when Richard “Dickie” George was a mathematician at the National Security Agency, security meant something different than it does today. The foes knew one another well. And if there was plenty of skulduggery to go around,…

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Hacker breach raises further healthcare data security concerns

A successful cyber-attack on Community Health Systems (CHS), one of the USA’s largest hospital groups, attributed to the Chinese hacking group APT 18 on August 18 led to details including names, addresses, dates of birth, telephone and social security numbers […] For more information go to http://www.NationalCyberSecurity.com, http://www. GregoryDEvans.com, http://www.LocatePC.net…

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Hacker Attacks on Healthcare Providers Jump 600 Percent

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans The recent data breach at Community Health Systems, in which Chinese hackers stole the personal information of 4.3 million patients, was another sign of a disturbing trend that security researchers at Websense have been observing for months: Healthcare providers are […]…

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