Cybercrime , Cybercrime as-a-service , Cyberwarfare / Nation-State Attacks

Code Triage: Why Healthcare is Facing More Cyber Attacks and How to Protect Your Organization

Best Practices and Action Items for a More Robust Security Program

Healthcare organizations face a number of unique security concerns, including the increasingly interconnected systems between doctors’ offices, hospitals, insurance companies and suppliers. As such, healthcare is being targeted by multiple types of attackers: nuisance attackers (such as the creators of commodity malware), advanced persistent threat (APT) attackers, and cyber criminals.

To battle such attackers, healthcare security teams need to understand:

  • Why healthcare is at risk / what threat actors are seeking / how they are doing it
  • Why email is the #1 threat vector in Healthcare and how to defend against it
  • Best Practices and Action Items for a More Robust Security Program

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Information Security Media Group

Information Security Media Group (ISMG) is the world's largest media company devoted to information security and risk management. Each of its 37 media sites provides relevant education, research and news that is specifically tailored to key vertical sectors including banking, healthcare and the public sector; geographies from North America to Southeast Asia; and topics such as data breach prevention, cyber risk assessment and fraud. Its yearly global summit series connects senior security professionals with industry thought leaders to find actionable solutions for pressing cybersecurity challenges.

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