By Sarah C. Threnhauser

Cyberattacks—an attempt by hackers to damage, destroy, or hold hostage a computer network, system, or data—have come to health and human service organizations. Health care organizations spend an average of $1.4 million on cyber attacks (see the report from Radware, The Trust Factor: Cybersecurity's Role in Sustaining Business Momentum), and one of the the highest ransomware demand of 2018 was $8.5 million (see Beazley Breach Briefing - 2019). The field has become a prime target for hackers. Health care now has twice the number of cyberattacks per day compared to other industries (32,000 attacks on average vs. 14,300) (see Healthcare…
Content Restricted

This article is reserved for members with an active membership. Please register for a Free Membership to view this resource.

Login to access The OPEN MINDS Circle Library. Not a member? Create your free account now!