Infoblox Reveals Top Cybersecurity Challenges in Healthcare Organizations

IT Professionals still struggle with patching operating systems and managing shadow IT Almost two years since WannaCry, the ransomware attack that brought the NHS (National Health Service) in UK to a halt, healthcare IT professionals feel more confident in their ability to respond to a cyber-attack. That’s according to new research from Infoblox Inc., the leader in Secure Cloud-Managed Network Services. As healthcare providers continue to undertake digital transformation initiatives in an effort to improve efficiencies and the quality of care they deliver, the risk of falling victim to cyberattack is increasing. Infoblox commissioned a survey of healthcare IT professionals … Continue reading Infoblox Reveals Top Cybersecurity Challenges in Healthcare Organizations

Safeguarding Your Organization from Attacks Via Your Third-Party Vendors

Author: Morey Haber, Chief Technology Officer & Chief Information Security Officer, BeyondTrust Realizing that most large organizations today have sophisticated security defenses, bad actors are beginning to target third-party vendors, as a means to gain access to an enterprises’ network. In fact, in 2018, over 11 significant breaches were caused by exploitation of third-party vendors and according to Carbon Black’s 2019 Global Incident Response Threat Report, 50% of today’s attacks leverage what they call, “island hopping”, where attackers are not only after an enterprises’ network, but all those along the supply chain as well[1]. IT admins, insiders, and third-party vendors … Continue reading Safeguarding Your Organization from Attacks Via Your Third-Party Vendors