Tag Archives: cybersecurity

Warner seeks guidance on bulking up healthcare cybersecurity

The risk of cyberattacks on the healthcare industry is getting Congressional attention, with a key senator asking for guidance on how to improve security. Mark Warner (D-Va.), co-chair of the Senate Cybersecurity Caucus, is asking federal agencies and healthcare trade associations for details on measures being taken by the federal government to ameliorate security vulnerabilities… Read More »

Why cybersecurity should focus on preparing for the unknown

This past July was the worst month on record for healthcare data breaches, according to the Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights. Records show that data breaches put 858,411 individuals at risk. These numbers follow unsettling figures from the first half of 2018—Protenus Breach Barometer reported 3.15 million patient records were… Read More »