Ransomware on the Rise
Ransomware has become big business for cybercriminals and a top global threat to individuals and organizations. The healthcare industry has been hit especially hard with a growing number of high-profile attacks that have shut down hospitals or seriously disrupted operations and patient care.
Why Healthcare Organizations are so vulnerable
While every industry is at risk, hospitals, senior housing and other healthcare organizations have become highly attractive targets. In fact, they’re predicted to be the number one target for cyberattacks in 2017.1
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