security breaches in healthcare
First off – what is it?
Simply speaking – ransomware is software. It is a type of malware or virus. A malicious threat actor gains access to a computer system. It typically locks the user out of their files or programs and then demands payment from the user in order to regain access to the computer or its files.[Read more…] about RansomWare – How Serious Is It?
Approximately 88% of all ransomware attacks hit hospitals. These attacks can be devastating, preventing patients from getting the care they need. This makes hospitals more likely to pay the ransom to get control of their files back, encouraging hackers to hit more hospitals.[Read more…] about How to Protect Against Hospital Ransomware Attacks