- The healthcare industry is very vulnerable to cyberattack.
- The most common types of threats are ransomware, malware, data breaches, DDoS and cryptojacking.
- Patient care and safety, data loss and damage to a healthcare providers reputation are among the consequences of networks being attacked.
- To stop cyberattacks on medical devices you need to monitor and segment devices, keep software updated and implement a response plan to an attack.
Adam C. Uzialko of Business News Daily makes four major points healthcare providers need to think about to protect their crucial data: