Fortified Health Security Releases 2021 Horizon Report

Highlights COVID-19’s impact on healthcare’s security infrastructure in 2020; predicts what’s to come for providers, payers, and patients as emergent cybersecurity threats continue to evolve FRANKLIN, Tenn. – December 16, 2020 – Fortified Health Security, Healthcare's Cybersecurity Partner®, today released the 2021 Horizon Report. The report details findings that illustrate...

As hospitals cope with a COVID-19 surge, cyber threats loom

By late morning on Oct. 28, staff at the University of Vermont Medical Center noticed the hospital’s phone system wasn’t working. Then the internet went down, and the Burlington-based center’s technical infrastructure with it. Employees lost access to databases, digital health records, scheduling systems and other online tools they rely...