Healthcare Information Security

IT Security Resources

Securing Digital Healthcare Communities — Addressing 10 Common Security Challenges

In this paper, we identify 10 threat vectors common to all healthcare organizations along with a number of suggestions on how to mitigate these security challenges. Download white paper

Security in Healthcare: Bolstering Connectivity and Protecting Patients

As connected services become more commonplace in healthcare, more opportunities exist for bad actors to exploit weaknesses in the industry’s security defenses. There is certainly evidence that attackers have focused their attention on healthcare.... Download white paper

Healthcare Security: The simplest way to stay ahead of attacks

Learn how DNS-layer security is the fastest and easiest way to protect PHI, BYOD, IoT, Guest Wi-Fi, Shadow IT, and more across every branch location and roaming laptop anywhere, over any port. Download white paper

How Healthcare Benefits from Cloud-Delivered Security

Healthcare IT professionals are swimming upstream to overcome security challenges. Cloud-delivered solutions may represent a life preserver in their efforts to reduce risk, simplify management and control costs. In this paper, we take a look... Download white paper

The Complexities of the Secure DIY Cloud

Private and do-it-yourself clouds — or the DIY cloud — have the potential to add considerable value to the organizations adopting them, but they also present challenges from implementation and management perspectives — particularly... Download white paper

Completing your AWS Cloud: Securing your Amazon Web Services Environment

This white paper is intended to help you make better-informed decisions about the security control options for AWS usage so you can choose the best combination of controls for your organization’s situation and needs. Download white paper

Inside the 6 Principal Layers of the Cloud Security Stack

What’s really inside a fully integrated secure cloud infrastructure? It’s not a myriad of point security tools bolted on in a haphazard manner. A truly secure cloud is designed from the ground by security experts and engineers. Go... Download white paper

‘But I was compliant’ Investing in Top-Down Security to Build a Compliant Business

Businesses face mounting pressures to protect their data. Attacks are increasingly sophisticated and organized, and the stakes are higher. No longer is the typical hack focused on defacing a website; now, attackers are stealing and selling valuable... Download white paper

Reviewing Basic Cybersecurity Measures for Comprehensive Data Protection

Healthcare cybersecurity threats continue to evolve, pushing organizations of all sizes to ensure that they are utilizing the right tools for protecting sensitive data. Ransomware, malware, and hacking are just the beginning. Organizations cannot... View webcast

HIPAA Compliance & Risk Management: A Proactive Approach to Data Security

Balancing the major responsibilities of security and compliance requires a proactive strategy to circumvent problems before they occur. This entails staying current on the HIPAA regulations, on any infrastructure vulnerabilities that widen your... Download white paper

The Human Factor Report 2017

The headline story of 2016 threat landscape was the explosive growth of ransomware attacks, which added up to billions of dollars in direct financial losses.  Cyber criminals employed new and improved social engineering techniques, tricking... Download white paper

Ransomware Survival Guide

Ransomware has quickly become one of the top types of cyber attacks and according to the FBI, ransomware attackers collected more than $209 million in ransom during the first three months of 2016 alone. Most ransomware spreads through phishing... Download white paper

Securing Digital Healthcare: A People-Centered Approach to Advanced Cyber Threats

You’ve seen the reports. Cyber attacks against healthcare organizations are on the rise, especially those involving email. To safeguard your organization, you should consider cyber protection training for everyone in your institution. What... Download white paper

A Guide to Machine Learning in Cybersecurity

As cyberattacks become ever more advanced, involving complex technologies and tactics, organizations are grappling with the reality that their current security solutions lack the capabilities to effectively stop attacks. Machine learning’s... Download white paper

Improve Malware Detection With Supervised Machine Learning

As destructive malware becomes more accessible to cybercriminals, you must be prepared to stop it before your network is destroyed, your data lost or stolen, and your business put at jeopardy. Download this whitepaper and learn about: What destructive... Download white paper

Forrester: The Top Security Technology Trends To Watch, 2017

The threat landscape is expanding and mutating once again, and the industry is responding with a flood of new startups and solutions. Each year, analysts from across Forrester’s security and risk research team draw insights on the top security... Download white paper

Protecting Data in the Healthcare Industry

The healthcare industry has become a particularly attractive target to cybercriminals because of the valuable information it manages. However, there are a number of steps that organizations can take that will mitigate much of the risk they... Download white paper

Cambridge Health Alliance: Improving Patient Safety and Physician Satisfaction with EPCS

View this webinar to hear Cambridge Health Alliance's Arthur Ream III, CISO and Director of IT Applications, discuss the strategies used to integrate a fully DEA compliant solution for electronic prescribing of controlled substances directly... View webcast

5 Strategies for Improving Medical Record Integrity and Patient Identification

In today’s transforming digital world, developing a strategy for maintaining patient record integrity and ensuring positive patient identification can be difficult. Patient misidentification can result in severe consequences for hospital... View webcast

The Vendor Risk Management Solution Checklist

As organizations continue to outsource more aspects of their operations to third parties, they expose themselves to more shared risk. Most organizations understand the need to automate VRM activities, yet they struggle to identify specific components... Download white paper