This article originally appeared as a blog post at: https://www.varian.com/proton-therapy/spot-blog/what-you-should-know-about-healthcare-it-security The unfortunate reality is that cybercrime pays. It pays really well for bad guys. That is because patient records are an order of magnitude more valuable than financial services records to criminals and they’re often more easily stolen. They’re more easily stolen because the investment[ Read More ]
Ken Khouri is Director of Software Enterprise Solutions at Varian Medical Systems, and is responsible for the product information security program, software managed services business, and the portfolio of tools that allow Varian technicians to provide efficient customer support through installations and upgrades. Ken joined Varian Medical Systems in 2013 after fifteen years of software and professional services experience with IBM and Accenture designing and delivering solutions for enterprise clients, as well as building and growing IT businesses in North America and Asia Pacific. Ken has also held executive and non-executive positions, including pre-sales support, marketing, product management, business development, service line management, and Strategy / Transformation Business Consulting. Ken holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Florida and an M.B.A. from the MIT Sloan School of Management. Varian's Cybersecurity page can be reached from, here.