Cybersecurity

How To Protect Hospital Data From Data Breaches

Cybercriminals often infiltrate organizations and retrieve confidential data which they sell or expose to the general public. Hospitals collect and store a lot of personal and valuable information, making them a significant target to cybercriminals. Compared to other years, 2020 saw the number of breaches in hospitals soar to record levels. In the United States

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Healthcare Cyber Attacks You Need to Know About

The healthcare sector has already embraced the cloud and the digital transformation of their technological systems and business models, even before the new coronavirus pandemic. Many have been comfortably working with this technology.  For others, the recent pandemic forced unready and unwilling healthcare companies to change to allow patients remote treatment and telemedicine quickly. As

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How to solve a medical data security problem

Our society is swiftly moving towards digitalization. Photos, documents, thoughts, banks — our identities are transformed into coded data. Consequently, the digitalization tendency is taking over one of the most vital industries — healthcare.  Unfortunately, the healthcare industry is not keeping pace with a change yet. Despite the necessity for digitalization, the medical industry is

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Technology and Data Security Risks In Healthcare’s Remote-Driven Work Environment

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced businesses across the globe to find new, non-traditional ways to keep their businesses afloat and their employees safe. Hospitals and healthcare systems face the unique challenge of preparing for the worst while also protecting their employees as COVID-19 continues to spread. With frontline healthcare workers having no choice but to

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5 Tips for Improving Patient Data Security

While technology is the strongest tool of the healthcare department these days, it is also its weakest link. Sure, the advanced medical equipment, coupled with complex and sophisticated software, improved the efficiency of operations and enhanced accuracy. But it also increased our dependency on technology. With increased dependency comes an increased need to entrust the

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