11 top cloud security threats

By John P. Mello Jr. Identity and access issues topped the list of concerns of IT pros in the Cloud Security Alliance’s annual Top Threats to Cloud Computing: The Pandemic 11 report released earlier this month. “Data breaches and data loss were the top concerns last year,” says CSA Global Vice President of Research John Yeoh. “This year,…

Zero-Day Attacks Threaten Healthcare Cybersecurity

Zero-day attacks pose a serious threat to the healthcare sector and can be difficult to mitigate, HC3 warned in its latest threat brief. By Jill McKeon November 22, 2021 – The Health Sector Cybersecurity Coordination Center (HC3) issued a threat brief outlining risks and mitigation tactics associated with financially motivated zero-day attacks on the healthcare sector. By nature, it…

Digging deeper into healthcare cybersecurity

Hospitals and healthcare providers remain under cyber-attack, causing organizations to spend more to protect their systems and patient data. Healthcare has been at or near the top of the list for industries at greatest risk of cyber intrusions over the past two years. Many experts predict global healthcare cybersecurity spending will exceed $65 billion cumulatively…