The public demands accountability for data breaches involving private healthcare information and expects that all healthcare institutions will have the same levels of security that Fortune 500 companies do. However, most healthcare organizations have fewer IT security resources than their enterprise counterparts, yet they face the same threats from attackers. Fortunately, there are solutions.
This whitepaper by SANS instructor Jake Williams walks through an example of a typical breach in a healthcare organization, highlighting common ways attackers gain access to a network and practical steps to reduce risk.
Download this white paper to explore:
- Common security gaps that make healthcare organizations vulnerable to attack;
- Practical security controls that won't break the bank;
- Key questions to evaluate security vendors;
- A checklist summarizing steps you should take now to improve security.