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Ransomware in Healthcare – Strategies for Protecting the Enterprise – Part Three

In this three-part series, Academic Health Care CISO Mitch Parker shares his insights on ransomware, incident response and best practices for building a world class prevention program. Read parts one and two. As I mentioned in my previous articles on ransomware, I have spoken at numerous industry conferences and discussed the growing threat of ransomware with many…

The Army of Things

By now, you’re probably well aware of the fate recently befallen on the Brian Krebs site KrebsOnSecurity.com.  A Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack in excess of 620/Gbps caused such a strain on one of the world’s largest DDoS protection services, that Krebs asked that his site fundamentally be black-holed until the storm passed. What…

Ransomware in Healthcare – Strategies for Protecting the Enterprise – Part Two

In this three-part series, Academic Healthcare CISO Mitch Parker shares his insights on ransomware, incident response and best practices for building a world-class prevention program. Read part one. As a preamble to this list of key considerations and best practices, let me first say that all organizations should plan to be attacked.  While there may…