According to results of a startling new survey, four in five doctors (or 83 percent) have experienced a cyberattack of some kind.
Several of the challenges relate to key health information management initiatives, such as data analytics, cybersecurity, and patient engagement.
The Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate is working to significantly enhance cybersecurity for the mobile device-based sensor networks used by first responders.
In the wake of recent attacks, experts are warning that so far the healthcare industry has only dealt with “Ransomware 1.0”—and needs to be prepared for when “Ransomware 2.0” hits
In the report, the task force noted that the healthcare sector experienced more cyber incidents that resulted in data breaches than any other critical infrastructure sector.