The easiest route for cybercriminals in accessing patient data is through email, according to CISOs Chris Frenz and Steve Dunkle, who share tips on how to do that, and how to stay ahead of the next wave of threats.
Security, particularly when it comes to medical devices, isn’t a goal; it’s a process, according to our panelists, who shared their perspectives on why devices are so vulnerable, what controls can be implemented, and what to look for in a solution.
Sometimes the most effective way to sell a cybersecurity to executive leadership is by showing “how much it would cost if you couldn’t deliver patient care for one day,” said CISO Jim Brady in a recent interview.
Even with tighter processes in place at most organizations for reviewing customization requests, it’s critical to have a solid strategy for testing any changes made to software, said our panelists during a recent webinar.
For CISOs, the ability to make a strong business case is becoming critical – especially when it means transitioning to a new strategy. “You need good data points and good rationale,” said Ron Mehring.