Becker's Healthcare May 13, 2022
In collaboration with Fortinet

Ransomware has been a concern in healthcare for several years, with the number of bad actors growing.

Unfortunately, adversaries have become much more sophisticated, and ransomware threats now represent a genuine threat to patient care.

During a recent webinar with Becker’s Hospital Review sponsored by Fortinet, Troy Ament, chief information security officer for healthcare at Fortinet, a security management company, discussed the cybersecurity landscape and how health systems can protect themselves.

Five key takeaways:

1. A strong cybersecurity posture begins with a portfolio of foundational tools. “When we partner with health systems, we seek to understand where they are in their security journey,” Mr. Ament explained. “Many times, data breaches, as well as ransomware and phishing attacks, occur because foundational practices aren’t in...

Today's Sponsors

Canton & Company
Curation Health

Today's Sponsors

Oliver Wyman

Today's Sponsor

Canton & Company

Topics: Conferences / Podcast, Cybersecurity, Health IT, Technology, Trends
Reducing Child Food Insecurity After COVID-19: Policy Innovations And Cross-Sector Partnerships
Fact Sheet: Biden-Harris Administration Announces Action on COVID-19 Pandemic Response and Improving Health Systems and Health Security in the Americas
The power of food security on mental health: Can this be one of the missing puzzle pieces to solve our silent pandemic?
Viewpoint: The US is more vulnerable to COVID-19 now than ever
COVID-19: Battling Changing Healthcare Cyberthreats