Healthcare Cyberattack Trends in 2019

This is a summary of an article written for Inside Digital Health by Fortinet’s National Healthcare Lead, Sonia Arista. The article appeared on August 22, 2019, and can be accessed here. During the first five months of 2019, healthcare organizations were under nearly constant cyberattack attempts ranging from targeted phishing Continue Reading

Why Top Healthcare Institutions are Moving Toward Integrated Security Solutions

According to a report posted by the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, 87 percent of office-based physicians had adopted some form of electronic health record (EHR) as of 2015. This is more than double the 42 percent that had done so when data was collected in Continue Reading

Video Gallery: Ladi Adefala and Hussein Syed Discuss Healthcare Security Following HIMSS17

On February 21, Hussein Syed, Chief Information Security Officer at Barnabas Health System, and Ladi Adefala, Senior Security Strategist at Fortinet, led a roundtable discussion at HIMSS17 about the evolving challenges of securing the next-generation healthcare enterprise. The session was geared toward providing attendees with information around the current threats Continue Reading

Fortinet’s Partnership with the NHS Alliance in the UK – a Q&A

At a time when the UK’s National Health Service (NHS) faces increasing cyber threats, Fortinet has partnered with the new NHS Alliance to help raise awareness of these threats and better protect our health service moving forwards. Launched in 1948, the NHS has provided free health care, at the point Continue Reading

Tomorrow’s Endpoint Security: An Integrated and Automated Approach

The most recent data breaches in the health industry demonstrate the ingenuity of today’s cyberattackers. They are testing their mettle, not on one segment of an organization’s defenses, but on all of them – including their victim’s dependence on other vendors that support their business. Next-generation endpoint security can be Continue Reading

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