Cybersecurity is hard, got it? But let's stop blaming hospitals for every breach

September 15, 2017

Tom Sullivan

I stepped into the Healthcare Security Forum this week in Boston hoping to walk away with perhaps a few nuggets of optimism, even small ones. That didn’t exactly happen but, instead, a new message emerged: the conversation about how cybersecurity is so negative that it only triggers tension and hostility among infosec pros, executives and end users.

“Information security in and of itself is a tough business,” said Keith Fricke, Partner at TW-Security.

Michael Figueroa, Executive Director of the Advanced Cyber Security Center added, “Cybersecurity is about facing adversity every single moment every single day. What we hear about is when they fail. We don’t hear about the success.”

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