Measuring Healthcare and Hospital Cybersecurity Performance Webinar Title Slide
Download this webinar to hear Eric Johnson (Dean, Vanderbilt Business School), Michael D'Arezzo, CISO of Wellstar Shared Services, and Tom Montroy, director of data science at BitSight, discuss the latest research and provide recommendations for Healthcare and Hospital CISOs to improve their cybersecurity posture to avoid ransomware and cyber incidents.
How Universal Health Services Could Have Avoided A Ransomware Attack
Over the weekend of September 26th, major healthcare provider Universal Health Services experienced a ransomware attack resulting in widespread computer systems failures. Without access to their digital databases, doctors and nurses were forced to resort to pen and paper notes, postpone medical treatment, and work through gaps in medical history for patients needing care; all during an already high-pressure time for health care workers fighting the global COVID-19 pandemic.