PRIVACY & SECURITY FORUM: A HIMSS EVENT
San Francisco, CA - May 11 - 12, 2017
Bob Eichler has more than 20 years of experience in information security. While with a major air carrier, he was responsible for engineering and managing their security infrastructure. As their enterprise security architect, he was also responsible for interacting with his peers around the globe, establishing incident escalation protocols. Upon joining CTCA he became responsible for developing and implementing their information security program, including an enterprise level awareness program.
The threat landscape is changing and hackers have become much more dangerous and disruptive to healthcare. New and emerging attacks are more impactful because they interrupt services and communications. They can cripple an organization by taking down its infrastructure and internet connections, and, most alarmingly, this poses a major risk to patient care.
Whether its identity theft, ransomware (extortion), targeting employees through increasingly creative phishing emails, or myriad other attacks, hackers have healthcare squarely in their sights.
In this opening state-of-the-industry discussion, our panel of seasoned healthcare security veterans survey the threat landscape and explain what they are doing to counter hackers.
Key discussion points:
Attendees will also have ample opportunity to ask questions.