Privacy & Security

2021 Global Threat Report
06:18 pm May 17, 2021
2020 marked a dangerous new era in cybersecurity, as online criminal forces developed and deployed more attacks than ever before. This in-depth report looks closely at the major trends, eCrime adversaries and lessons learned from a year of unrelenting data intrusion.
How to Prevent & Respond to Ransomware Attacks: A Cybersecurity Playbook for Hospitals
06:35 pm April 21, 2021
Ransomware was already among the most pernicious threats to hospitals and healthcare providers, but in 2020 that threat became even more pronounced. Attacks increased, damages spread and the need for vigilant cybersecurity has never been more clear. Learn how providers are responding with best practices for detecting and preventing the next data...
The State of Cybersecurity in Healthcare
05:31 pm March 24, 2021
As breaches grow more frequent, more dangerous, and more costly, it's critical that healthcare organizations prioritize the safety of their patients and organizations by investing in the proper people, processes, and technologies.
Patient Health Information: Are Consumers Ready for a New Data Use Partnership?
02:53 pm March 04, 2021
Gathering, storing and sharing patient healthcare data is an ever-growing topic of attention for both patients and providers. With that in mind, HIMSS and Mayo Clinic conducted a large survey of US consumers to gather current perceptions of how health data is managed, and to what degree consumers think their privacy is protected.
Health Privacy in a Data Driven World
02:51 pm March 04, 2021
Trust and transparency is a key factor in the relationship between patients and provider orgs, especially regarding how personal health information is gathered, stored and shared. HIMSS and Mayo Clinic conducted a survey of consumers examining attitudes and perceptions around the state of privacy in healthcare. The results are illuminating.
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01:00 pm February 18, 2021
In this HIMSS webinar, three senior healthcare security leaders discuss how they’ve responded to these many new challenges, and describe and their approach to securing the rapid COVID-19 vaccine distribution, including the “cold chain.” In this leadership roundtable discussion, designed to help attendees navigate and increasingly...
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01:00 pm February 17, 2021
Cyberattacks on hospitals and healthcare organizations significantly increased in 2020, with almost half of all healthcare data breaches now blamed on ransomware attacks. While it is vital that organizations protect their perimeter from hackers, securing Protected Health Information (PHI), patients’ Personally Identifiable Information (PII)...
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01:00 pm February 16, 2021
In this webinar, we'll show how look-alike domains serve as the foundation for multiple types of cyberthreats and best practices for preventing BEC, ransomware, and phishing attacks.
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11:00 am February 11, 2021
A large majority of covered entities and business associates already partner with HITRUST to achieve and demonstrate compliance with HIPAA regulations. The purpose of this webinar is to share insights into the legal advantages of leveraging HITRUST in the face of audits or regulatory investigations, while briefly covering new resources and...
The Hiring Manager’s Guide to Defending Against Cyberattacks in Healthcare
05:36 pm January 26, 2021
According to a recent survey, one in four U.S. healthcare workers has never received cybersecurity training. The cybersecurity skills shortage makes healthcare organizations more vulnerable to life-threatening cyberattacks. This guide for hiring managers explores what actions can be taken to bridge the skills gap.