Cybersecurity

Physicians and healthcare executives need to take action independent of a bill to protect patients' health data. 
With the healthcare industry at increased risk of cyberattacks, it is essential to develop a cybersecurity staff with a strong skill set.
The data were stored on an open and unsecured database that can be accessed by anyone.
An unauthorized individual gained access to two employees’ email accounts.
Ocular telehealth programs could help address the health and financial complications associated with diabetic retinopathy.
It would create the National Task Force on Data Protection, which would evaluate and provide input to address cybersecurity risks and privacy concerns.
To minimize risk, health IT teams must be aware of new methods being used to infiltrate networks.
Data Book details the demise of a dotcom startup and offers lessons for healthcare innovators.
3 steps that health systems can take to ensure their business associates are compliant.
A CynergisTek survey found a disconnect between the security needs of the organization and senior management buy-in.

The Inside Digital Health Cybersecurity specialty page serves as a hub for all clinical news and articles related to the protection of internet-connected systems — including hardware, software, and date — throughout the healthcare space. The coverage includes updates from the floor of all the biggest societal conferences and annual meetings, as well as video interviews of the leading experts and thought leaders in health tech.

Among the multimedia content are breaking news coverage of pertinent approvals and recalls from the US Food and Drug Administration, key takeaways from the latest technologies being used in clinical trials, and other exciting updates. Additionally, the cybersecurity page provides multiple other resources, ranging from the latest data breaches to the Internet of Medical Things and the most exciting news in blockchain.

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