The number of cyber-attacks around the world exploded in 2020: exploiting the Covid-19 pandemic as an opportunity for cybercriminals to take advantage of the shift in focus towards smart working and hospital staff transferred to the frontline.
Insights on cyber-attacks and data breaches from US-based health IT security professionals
The 2019 HIMSS Cybersecurity Survey provides insight into the information security experiences and practices of US healthcare organizations in light of increasing cyber-attacks and compromises.
Reflecting the feedback from 166 US based health information security professionals, the findings of this study distill as follows: A pattern of cybersecurity threats and experiences is discernable across US healthcare organisations
Lookout Watch entry date: 09/08/2019