The Var Guy – Healthcare Firms Turn to Cybersecurity Pros as Threats Worsen

The VAR Guy | March 02, 2017

The penalties are high and climbing when it comes to healthcare organizations that violate HIPAA, knowingly or unknowingly. Armor CSO Jeff Schilling discusses what obstacles the industry faces and how they can protect themselves from internal issues that make them vulnerable to attack. “Big pharma, hospitals and people who do critical research are starting to put a lot of investment in cybersecurity and making sure they’re doing the right thing,” Schilling said. “Some because they’ve learned the hard way and paid for huge fines for breaches and some because they are thinking ahead and trying to make those investments.”