Agents don’t work because security pros may never find or know every device to deploy the agent in the first place.
Scanning tools are typically a point-in-time snapshot, meaning unavailable devices are missed and the data gets quickly outdated.
Network-based discovery tools often aren’t deployed to every network segment. Instead, they may only contain data for devices most recently seen, and typically lack deep context for the devices they capture.
The CIO of Artesia General Hospital in rural Southeast New Mexico shares the ongoing staffing and resource challenges he faces on a daily basis, and how his IT team tackles risk and workforce training.
A range of flaws found in certain Philips patient monitoring devices could allow an attacker with access to the medical device network or physical access to the platform, leading to data exposure or other security risks.
Critical Insight examined health care data breaches reported to HHS, finding outpatient facilities and specialists were exploited at nearly the same rate as hospitals. The biggest culprit? Cyberattacks.