The healthcare industry is not immune from today's relentless wave of
cyberattacks. Cyber theft of protected health information (PHI) is on the
rise, and health organizations understand that 100 percent prevention of
attacks is not realistic.
According to Ponemon Institute's Sixth Annual Benchmark Study on Privacy &
Security of Healthcare Data report, nearly 90 percent of all healthcare
organizations have suffered at least one data breach in the last two years.
According to another report, 88 percent of ransomware attacks in Q2 2016 were
on healthcare entities.
Traditional prevention and detection techniques are falling short, and
healthcare IT professionals are scrambling for new approaches that can more
effectively detect attacks and mitigate the growing risks and damage.
Emerging on the scene, deception-based solutions offer a proven way to stop
attackers in the... (more)