WHITEPAPER: Healthcare Held Hostage - Ransomware Attack Prevention and Response
Ransomware attacks are rippling through the healthcare industry and have been creating significant challenges for organizations that have fallen victim. The spike of these infections in 2017 – which includes the infamous WannaCry ransomware attack - has demonstrated the vulnerability of the industry and potential damaging impacts to patient safety, healthcare delivery, and the financial effectiveness of healthcare entities.
Meditology advises healthcare entities on information security and privacy protections including building and sustaining programs to prevent, detect, and respond to ransomware attacks.
This timely report includes:
- Ransomware trends and their impact on the healthcare industry
- Updates on recent ransomware attacks significantly impacting healthcare organizations
- Recommendations for preventing and responding to ransomware incidents