Noted data security expert Mac McMillan says healthcare organizations should maintain their enterprises at a high state of readiness.
CS Digest Section: Healthcare Security
The research deal between the department and the venerable standards organization will encompass Internet-connected devices, but also the networks on which they're deployed — an "end to end" view.
The public platform, DTSec, contains a set of security performance requirements to prevent cyberattacks and data breaches.
A recent NIST design guide discussing integrating security measures into the development process could potentially affect healthcare cybersecurity.
Cambridge Health Alliance is one of many hospitals that has embraced health-care technology to improve patient care. Still, for doctors and nurses in this hospital network outside Boston, worrying about security when they input data into the system's computers requires a balancing act.
Three-fourths of physicians use more than one mobile device for work, a new study shows.
FBI investigating possibility of ransomware attack.
In what could well be the largest single health data breach by a publicly traded company, Community Health Systems (CHS) announced earlier today that information on 4.5 million patients was stolen as part of a cyber attack they believe originated in China.
The Community Health Systems, Inc. breach involving 4.5 million patient records is part of an alarming trend in healthcare.
A recent report from Forrester Research has found mobile security is still lacking, and that lack of protection is putting hospitals at risk.