Hojt Communication | Health Care Cybersecurity A Decade Behind, HIMSS Survey Reveals
Hojt Communication is a consulting company focused on our clients need to rapidly bring the right product to the right market. We stand out due to our ability to combine skills in strategy, implementation, operations and technology with deep understanding about the connected world and the new levels of security and privacy protection that world brings.
vision,strategy,product,market,business development,marketing,mobility,Internet of Things,IoT,Security
23214
post-template-default,single,single-post,postid-23214,single-format-standard,ajax_fade,page_not_loaded,,select-child-theme-ver-1.0.0,select-theme-ver-4.1,wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-5.1.1,vc_responsive

Health Care Cybersecurity A Decade Behind, HIMSS Survey Reveals

See on Scoop.itSecure communication
MsZ8UwJOqxAErjwHcpN9VDl72eJkfbmt4t8yenImKBXEejxNn4ZJNZ2ss5Ku7Cxt

Due to a lack of adequate resources, many health care providers are falling far behind in their cybersecurity practices, according to data in the 2016 HIMSS Cybersecurity Survey.

“It looks like something I might’ve read about 10 years ago,” said John Worrall, CMO at CyberArk. In particular, he found the percentages of providers that use antivirus software and firewalls, 86 percent and 80.7 percent respectively, to be a concern, as these are staples in cybersecurity that are incredibly easy to access.

Healthcare industry is way behind in cybersecurity. Even more worrisome since they are heavy installers of insecure connected medical devices, the worst nightmare of IoT.

See on meritalk.com