What’s at Stake: Cyberthreats & Cybersecurity in Health Care
The Federal Bureau of Investigation has released a warning that the US health care system is urgently vulnerable to cyberattacks of an unprecedented magnitude. While COVID cases continued to skyrocket, the US health care sector saw a 71 percent increase in ransomware attacks last October, compared to September. At the same time, a 2020 study found that the demand for cybersecurity professionals is twice as great as the supply in the job market. This event will give attendees a better understanding of: The FBI’s real-time perspective on nefarious cyber techniques and trends targeting health care providers, Successes and challenges of securing and protecting patient and enterprise data, Industry best practices for assessing and managing risk, scalable for any organization, How health care industry employers can streamline and improve the training and skills of their employees to protect the organization from cyberattacks.