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September 10, 2018
Chris Nerney

Nominee for VA CIO vows to improve cybersecurity

Trump selection James Gfrerer faults "sustained pattern of unpreparedness" in Senate testimony.
June 06, 2018
Chris Nerney

Is HHS shortchanging healthcare cybersecurity preparedness?

Bipartisan letter from Hill subcommittee leaders expresses concern that turmoil impacts federal agency's cybersecurity capabilities.
December 13, 2017
Chris Nerney

AMA survey highlights extent of cyberattacks on private practices

More than four in five responding physicians said their practices have been the target of network-based attacks.
August 10, 2017
Chris Nerney

Healthcare providers finally may be getting serious about cybersecurity

“Organizations with a CISO or other senior security leader tend to adopt holistic cybersecurity practices and perspectives in critical areas."
August 02, 2017
Chris Nerney

Connected care increases hacker danger

"Healthcare providers tend to under-prioritize security and privacy. However, software vendors are making life pretty difficult on their customers in this area.”
July 19, 2017
Chris Nerney

Clinic discovers network breach that lasted 15 months

Georgia neurological practice finds system was accessed "by unauthorized individuals" between February 2016 and May 2017.
July 05, 2017
Chris Nerney

This hospital has to replace its entire computer system after cyberattack

Princeton Community Hospital in West Virginia says nearly 1,300 hard drives inaccessible after being struck by wiper malware.
June 12, 2017
Chris Nerney

HHS: Healthcare cybersecurity efforts burdened by outmoded regulations

“Regulatory mechanisms are fundamentally challenged by threat actors who work at machine speed.”
June 06, 2017
Chris Nerney

HHS task force blasts U.S. healthcare industry for poor cybersecurity

“Now more than ever, all health care delivery organizations have a greater responsibility to secure their systems, medical devices, and patient data.”
May 20, 2017
Chris Nerney

HHS report: Most hospitals lack an IT security specialist

“There just aren’t enough chief information security officers on the planet to fill all of the needed positions.”