HEALTHCARE SECURITY FORUM: A HIMSS EVENT
Boston, MA - September 11 - 13, 2017
Many vulnerabilities that exist in organizations come from ingrained corporate cultures – cultures that value personal safety in the workplace (“Hold the railing when walking downstairs”), but that don’t apply the same concern to cybersecurity. Think of it this way: If you put a stronger lock on the door, but still leave the key under the mat, have you really made things more safe? In healthcare, as in other industries, when it comes to cybersecurity, we’re building stronger doors, but leaving keys all over the place.
In this session, Professor Madnick discuss the current state of cybersecurity in healthcare and other industries, and explains that to improve risk management, organizations must implement a cultural shift, emphasizing a top-down approach that addresses management, organizational behavior, and strategy.