The Equifax breach may have commanded the most media attention, but 2017 was also a very busy year for health IT security and privacy.
Consider the following findings:
- The healthcare sector is on pace to exceed 2016’s rate of one healthcare security breach per day.
- The top 3 health data breaches impacted nearly 1.5 million individuals in 2017.
- A healthcare data breach costs, on average, $380 per record, more than 2.5 times the global average across all industries.
Read the full article, including comments from David Finn, CynergisTek's EVP of Strategic Innovation.