Rebecca Wynn

Head of Information Security

Matrix Medical Network

Healthcare Ransomware Attacks – Don’t Be Part of the Statistics

Posted on: 17 Jan 2018

In 2017, six of the top ten HIPAA breaches reported to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) stemmed from ransomware.[1] In a typical ransomware attack, important data is encrypted and “held for ransom” until the victim pays a designated amount in exchange for gaining access to the keys to decrypt the data…