Ransomware is a real threat to health providers, and more insurance solutions may be needed to fight it.
A specific kind of malware program, ransomware locks users out of their computers in an attempt to extort money from them. It's a problem for anyone, but hospitals in particular can face difficulties since medical data is so valuable to hackers.
Healthcare IT News recently examined ransomware liability insurance as a way to address this issue. While it's not widespread yet, specific insurance for these instances could help stakeholders feel more protected.
Healthcare IT consultants will help organizations feel more secure. Contact LW consulting to learn more.