Exclusive Interview: Lt General (Dr) Rajesh Pant, India’s National Cybersecurity Coordinator at Prime Minister office with InnoHEALTH Magazine
You would have woken up to news that Medstar patient records’ database was subject to ransom ware cyber attack and was asked to pay bitcoins.
The healthcare industry is particularly vulnerable to cyber threats not least because of the minimal amount of investment they put in cybersecurity measures.
Cybersecurity is becoming a part and parcel of our daily life. The theft of private, financial, or other sensitive data and cyber attacks that damage computer systems are capable of causing lasting harm to anyone engaged in personal or commercial capacity. Cyber security in the healthcare industry has the biggest share of the pie. They are struggling to keep themselves secure. Considering this issue Consortium of Accredited Healthcare Organization (CAHO) and InnovatioCuris (IC) jointly organized Cybersecurity Bootcamp Training for Hospitals’ at M.S. Ramaiah Advanced Learning Centre in Bengaluru, India on 30th September, 2018. Personnels from eighteen hospitals from various parts…