Increased Threat of Cybercrime in Healthcare Industry
The National Law Review
Angela P. Doughty
The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) are aware of an increased cybersecurity threat to hospitals and healthcare providers in the U.S.
This client alert is to make you aware of this increased threat and provide you with information and resources that can help you avoid, mitigate, and respond to such threats.
What Is Malware?
Much like the virus that poses a threat to our personal health this year, "malware," a portmanteau for malicious software, is a computer virus that poses a threat to information security.
The reason malware successfully causes...