The healthcare industry is one of the most vulnerable sectors to cyber attacks, with a history of high costs and severe consequences of a breach. In fact, over the last 12 years, the healthcare industry has consistently had the highest average cost of a breach, exceeding $10 million USD.
In this video from February 2023, the President and CEO of Ontario Health, Matthew Anderson, and Flare CEO, Norman Menz, delve into the various types of cyber threats that healthcare organizations commonly face and explore the potential consequences of a cyber attack, including the disruption of critical services, loss of sensitive patient data, and damage to an organization’s reputation. They discussed:
– Valuable insights and best practices for protecting against cyber threats in the healthcare industry
– Insights into how healthcare organizations can effectively train their employees to recognize and prevent cyber threats
– The increased frequency of cyber attacks on critical infrastructure and how organizations can best protect themselves from cyber attacks