This Week’s Ransomware Attacks and HEF Lunch-n-Learn Series: Cybersecurity Update Panel

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    The June 27, 2017 ransomware attacks appear to be rising to proportions similar to that of the WannaCry attacks last month. No industry is entirely safe from these (temporarily) crippling attacks, including healthcare.

    What can you do to manage these attacks or prevent them from affecting you?

    1. Review the suggestions in our client alert Petya and Petya-like Attacks
    2. Consider joining partner Elliot Golding in the next Healthcare Executive Forum webinar on July 11, 2017 at noon EDT. The Cybersecurity Update Panel will provide an hour-long session covering suggestions to protect systems, safeguard data and ensure the safety of patients as the healthcare industry becomes increasingly more dependent on information technology. He will be joined by security officer Marissa Maldonado from Coker Group and account manager Lindsey Bruderly with GBS.

            Key topics of concern covered in the webinar include:

      • Cyber Security Tips to Manage Risk
      • Location and Flow of Data
      • HIPAA as a Baseline Standard
      • Breach vs. Security Incident
      • Ransomware
    Our Data Privacy & Cybersecurity team has some of the most seasoned cybersecurity and privacy partners in the world. Of particular relevance to this week’s events, we have significant expertise that can assist you and your organization prepare for or recover from crippling cyberattacks.