Healthcare News & Insights

Hospitals at risk from new Microsoft software vulnerabilities: How to respond

Alerted by the National Security Agency (NSA) about critical security weaknesses in its Windows 10 operating system, tech giant Microsoft released software fixes to address 49 flaws – and it’s important for hospitals to make the necessary updates to their hardware ASAP, if they haven’t already. 

How your hospital can avoid ransomware attacks & safeguard patient info

Tech attacks have become even more common in recent months for healthcare organizations and hospitals. In fact, hundreds of thousands of computers and systems have been brought down by ransomware, and this trend is poised to continue. 

What the largest HIPAA settlement yet will mean for your facility

The feds are continuing down the warpath against healthcare facilities with shoddy online security and health information protection — and the stakes keep getting higher. 

Protect your hospital from security threats caused by mobile devices

Hospitals are taking some big risks when it comes to IT security, particularly when it comes to staffers’ use of mobile devices.

Is your hospital prepared to handle problems with IT security?

A major breakdown in IT security could cost your hospital millions – have you fully assessed your risk?

Victims of massive data breach sue healthcare group

Health data breaches can create a number of costs for hospitals. One of them: legal fees resulting from patient lawsuits. 

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