Email for business, email risk management, email security, email archiving, email continuity, data leaks, enterprise information archiving, e-discovery
The healthcare industry is among the most attractive targets for cybercriminals because of the high value of the information it manages; victimized organizations, such as hospitals, are often willing to pay ransomware demands; healthcare systems are normally easier to penetrate and disable because of a general level of underinvestment in cyber security; and there is a lack of security expertise in the healthcare industry. However, there are a number of steps that healthcare organizations can take – focused on implementing appropriate strategies, policies, processes, training and cyber security defenses – that will mitigate much of the risk that healthcare organizations face, making it a less attractive target for cyber criminals.
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[i] Source: 2017 Data Breach Investigations Report, Verizon
[v] Source: 2017 Data Breach Investigations Report, Verizon
[ix] Source: 2017 Data Breach Investigations Report, Verizon
[xxvi] Source: 2017 Data Breach Investigations Report, Verizon