Healthcare Sector to See Rise in Cyber Misbehavior Connected to Cloud Migration
Chief Healthcare Executive
Given the rise in healthcare data leaks from cloud services, healthcare leaders must ramp up their security efforts tenfold.
After historically having kept the cloud at a distance, hospitals and healthcare organizations were forced to enter a new era last year when they arrived at the front lines to fight the COVID-19 pandemic. After transitioning to remote patient care, many have accelerated their digital transformation, migrating to the cloud and the use of different SaaS technologies. These shifts became necessary overnight; the healthcare sector, like many others, had no time to think through the consequences of how they could be left vulnerable to cyber threats.
After seeing only 11% of patients virtually in 2019, healthcare providers saw 46% of patients...