Phishing Scams in Healthcare: A Persistent Threat
Breach Tally Shows Hacking Attacks Involving Email Continue to Plague the Sector
“…There are a few reasons why this will not be going away. One is the evolving nature of the types of emails the hackers are sending, and another is not keeping the [warnings] to employees fresh,” says Susan Lucci, senior privacy and security consultant at tw-Security.
“Cybercriminals update their messaging multiple times every single day. If the workforce has not been updated on this topic in the last few months, they could easily fall for newer versions of phishing attacks during this busy online shopping time as well as insurance renewal enrollment…”