Empirical data confirms that the healthcare sector should be paying more attention to security-related risks, not less. Over the last three years, cybercriminals have been increasingly shifting their focus to the healthcare sector.
Cybercriminals Have Been Increasingly Shifting Their Focus to the
- Lower revenue, higher costs, and increased regulation are challenging enough for any business and these trends are made even worse in the healthcare sector.
- In the healthcare sector, data is the primary driver behind current technology investments: how to safeguard it, share it, manage it and mine it.
- Safeguarding patient data may be a regulatory requirement – but when it creates friction in the workflow of providing patient care users are unhappy.
- The total number of publicly disclosed data breaches in the healthcare sector increased nearly fourfold between 2015 and 2016
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