HEALTHCARE SECURITY FORUM: A HIMSS EVENT
Boston, MA, Oct. 15-16, 2018
Darren Lacey has been chief information security officer and director of IT compliance for Johns Hopkins University and Johns Hopkins Medicine for nearly 12 years. He has worked in the technology sector as a developer, attorney, consultant and executive for more than 20 years. He serves on several committees related to homeland security, privacy and cyber-security. He was the first executive director of the Johns Hopkins University Information Security Institute, a National Security Agency Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance.
As defenders we are outnumbered five to one. What are the proactive steps and defenses that a healthcare security team can take to evaluate threats, vulnerabilities and risks and to prepare and protect payer and provider institutions from attack?
This panel session will discuss the healthcare threat landscape, vulnerabilities, pen testing and other forms of technical vulnerability assessment, compliance, risk analysis and remediation including effective patch management and the need for compensating security controls and other risk mitigation strategies where patching is not possible.