HIMSS Healthcare and Cross-Sector Cybersecurity Reports

The monthly HIMSS Heathcare and Cross-Sector Cybersecurity Reports provide valuable information on threats, vulnerabilities, mitigation information, reports, and resources.

May 2018 Healthcare and Cross-Sector Cybersecurity Report (Vol. 23) NEW!

Volume 22 highlights include:

  • Spectre and Meltdown Updates
  • Router Vulnerabilities
  • Blueborne

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Featured HIMSS blog posts

Spectre and Meltdown Processor Vulnerabilities: What You Need to Know #HITsecurity

Information Sharing: What is it? How to do it? Why Does It Matter?

NotPetya/Petya/ExPetr: Another Global Malware Epidemic #HITsecurity
Up-to-date information on the global malware campaign

URGENT (PATCH & MITIGATE NOW): US-CERT Technical Alert (TA17-64A): HIDDEN COBRA DDoS Botnet Infrastructure and Microsoft June 2017 Critical Security Updates
Information on critical cybersecurity threats

NotPetya: Another Global Malware Epidemic

UPDATED: #WannaCry #WCry Ransomware: an International Cyber Threat
Up-to-date information on the WannaCry ransomware threat.

Health Care Industry Cybersecurity Task Force Report: Analysis and Recommendations
A summary of the HCIC Taskforce's recommendations on improving the state of healthcare cybersecurity. Action items for government and private sector.

A Year in Review of Healthcare Cybersecurity Developments and Trends
A look at the past year and healthcare cybersecurity developments and trends.

My Journey in Attaining Two Professional Certifications, CIPP and CISSP
How to approach and prepare for the CIPP & CISSP professional certifications.

HIMSS Cybersecurity Hub

A new flagship component of the HIMSS Innovation Center, is a public exhibit and education center to help people fully understand their roles, responsibilities and vulnerabilities when it comes to managing and protecting their health information – both personally and professionally. Learn more

Questions or Feedback?

Lee Kim, BS, JD, CISSP, CIPP/US, FHIMSS
Director, Privacy and Security
lkim@himss.org