Healthcare firms leaving "thousands of sensitive files open"
A new report on data risk in healthcare, pharmaceuticals and biotech has found that many organisations have serious security gaps exposing them to risks.
The report, by data security and analytics firm Varonis, includes data from global healthcare organisations in the UK, US, France and Germany, compiled using data analysis of 3 billion files across 57 organisations.
It revealed that overexposed data and an increased number of highly sophisticated cyber attacks have made healthcare one of the most at-risk sectors in 2021.
It also highlights the importance of...