Insider threat Caring for data in healthcare

Email can be a point of vulnerability in many organisations, but there are techniques that can be used to help …

Healthcare Rising US healthcare data breaches raise serious concerns about personal data security 

Anurag Kahol, CTO, Bitglass , outlines findings from the sixth annual Healthcare Breach Report (conducted by Bitglass). The vast majority of …

Cyber attack Regenerative medicine maker Tissue Regenix resume production after cyber attack

Medical products maker Tissue Regenix Group said on Tuesday its U.S. manufacturing plant had resumed operations following last week's cyber attack on its …

Artificial Intelligence Ugandan medics deploy AI to stop women dying after childbirth

Ugandan doctors are giving new mothers artificial intelligence-enabled devices to remotely monitor their health in a first-of-its-kind study aiming to …

Google U.S. lawmakers question Google about collection of health records

U.S. Presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren along with fellow Senators Richard Blumenthal and Bill Cassidy wrote a letter to Alphabet's Google …

Data protection 18% of healthcare organisations looking to move their data back on premises

Even though a majority of healthcare organisations are either storing all or a major share of their data in the …

Information security How to tackle device authentication and data security in the healthcare industry

John Grimm, Senior Director of Strategy and Business Development at nCipher Security, discusses the steps healthcare providers and device manufacturers …

News NHS Digital says NCSC’s Cyber Essentials Plus standard is ‘not value for money’

NHS Digital, the organisation entrusted with using digital technology to transform the NHS and social care, recently deemed an NCSC-recommended …

Threats Popular healthcare software OpenEMR contained multiple security flaws

As many as 30 security vulnerabilities were discovered by security researchers in OpenEMR, the most popular open-source electronic medical record, …

Information security Hacker group Orangeworm targeting healthcare firms on a grand scale, finds Symantec

Security researchers at Symantec have discovered how a hacker group named Orangeworm has been deploying backdoors to carry out supply …

News Healthcare organisations are ramping up investments in cyber security, says Infoblox

In a country where 26% of healthcare organisations are willing to pay ransom to hackers and 23% of IT professionals …

News U.S. healthcare industry in critical condition, says cybersecurity task force

In a recent report, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has flagged the country's healthcare industry as highly …