VIDEO: Ethical Hacking | Tales of a Healthcare Hacker
Electronic medical records (EMRs) and networked medical devices have become a standard in healthcare practices. However, vendors, patients and healthcare providers have not paid sufficient attention to the security implications of EMRs and the transmission of sensitive data across networked medical devices.
In his presentation, healthcare data security consultant at Meditology Services Kevin Sacco shares insight on his experience leading over 50 ethical hacking engagements with healthcare networks.
Highlights include the social engineering hackers use to entice workers to provide authorized systems access, physical security issues within healthcare settings and real-life stories from these security advocates.