27 04, 2018

Orangeworm and Abbott Shed Light on Healthcare Cyberthreat

By |2019-03-08T12:52:30-08:00April 27th, 2018|Healthcare|

Orangeworm On April 23, Symantec published a report on the Orangeworm cyberattack. Operating since January 2015, Orangeworm infected more than 100 organizations of which 40 percent are confirmed to be at the healthcare sector, mostly located in the United States, Europe and Asia. Other affected organizations are supply chain, IT, pharmaceutical and manufacturing companies working with [...]

30 06, 2015

Why Hackers Pick on Healthcare

By |2017-11-14T11:44:28-08:00June 30th, 2015|Healthcare|

As the healthcare industry shifts to more electronic medical records, we’ll continue to see an increase in massive attacks like those that hit Anthem (78.8 million patient records compromised), Premera (11 million patient records compromised) and Community Health Systems (4.5 million patient records compromised). That is, until the industry’s security practices catch up with the [...]