Security

Healthcare and Cybercrime - The Risks, the Impact and the Solution

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Off late digital information age "Data equals money." As a result, cybercrime has evolved into a booming worldwide business. Viruses, malware and online crime have moved from vandalistic hacking into a major shadow economy that closely mimics the real business world, including profit-driven organized cybercrime. Money is driving the growth of targeted attacks against healthcare entities, since their stolen data can be traded for high prices.