Defending Against Ransomware Attacks in Healthcare Organisations
Speaker: Cliff Kittle, Principal, Healthcare Information Security
Duration: 1 hour
There has been a proliferation of ransomware attacks against healthcare organisations that has ushered in a new wave of extortionware and a new generation of malware attacks.While these types of attacks are not new, they have become more insidious, sophisticated and are growing in popularity.
In order to defend against such attacks, healthcare organisations need to develop an enterprise information security strategy that not only provides visibility into networks and endpoints but also outlines comprehensive response plans in the event of an attack.
In this webcast, you will learn:
Watch this webcast to learn the truth behind ransomware attacks and also how to better prepare your organisation to think beyond HIPAA compliance and think holistically about its information security program. SecureWorks Healthcare Information Security Principal, Cliff Kittle, answers vital questions about the nature of ransomware and provides actionable recommendations to meet the challenges of today's threat environment. You will learn valuable insights about how your organisation can best adopt the right strategies, tools and skills needed for a stronger information security position.
- What is the motivation behind the proliferation of Ransomware attacks? What are the projections for 2017?
- How does my organisation prepare to detect and block ransomware? What information security strategies do healthcare organisations need to be protected?
- How does my organisation respond if attacked by ransomware?
- How do I ensure that I don't become a victim (again)?