Ponemon Institute Report: The Impact of Ransomware on Healthcare During COVID-19 and Beyond
The onset of COVID-19 introduced new risk factors to HDOs, including remote work, new systems to support it, staffing challenges, and high patient care requirements. There has been a great deal of media coverage on the rise of cyberattacks such as ransomware within the healthcare industry and beyond.
Sponsored by Censinet, Ponemon Institute surveyed 597 IT and IT security professionals in Healthcare Delivery Organizations (HDOs). This research focuses on the healthcare industry to understand how HDOs are being targeted and ascertain the impact of those attacks.
Read this report to learn about:
- Effectiveness in managing the threats created by third parties
- Third-party vendor risk management programs and relationships
- Impact of cyberattacks such as ransomware on patient care