Healthcare insecurity gets personal when you look beyond the big picture
In his latest column, our cyber security expert, Davey Winder explores why healthcare insecurity is about more than just protecting data, it’s about protecting lives as well.
When writing about cybersecurity it’s all too easy to focus on the big picture. That’s especially true when it comes to healthcare where the strategy for securing NHS data is, understandably, front and centre of my attention as a rule. However, every now and then, something crops up that reminds me that the devil can often be found in the smaller detail.
Sometimes stories that would otherwise swim unnoticed in the crowded cyber-ocean, float to the surface and expose a stark reality: healthcare insecurity is about more than just protecting data, it’s about...