Mining data from recent ransomware attacks

April 3, 2018 Mayuri Kumar

Ransomware attacks are on the rise with healthcare as the primary target. The healthcare sector reported 45 percent of all cross-industry attacks (1). There is a general perception among healthcare executives that an above average security posture will be enough to defend against the threat. In reality, ransomware attacks are equally successful against hospital systems with underfunded security programs as those with more mature security management teams. It is best to examine the common findings and fix the vulnerabilities now.

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