Hospital Network Security Requirements: 5 Steps Beyond Compliance

Published 15 Dec 2017

Hospitals have long known the importance of protecting against cyberthreats, but the WannaCry ransomware attack from March 2017 reinforced how essential it is to have a comprehensive cybersecurity solution. This attack affected organizations in more than 150 countries, with healthcare being the most severely affected industry. “It was the first time a ransomware attack didn’t just affect the PCs, it encrypted medical devices, too, which created a threat to patient safety,” said Christopher Frenz, Director of Infrastructure at Interfaith Medical Center, a 287-bed hospital in Brooklyn, New York.

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