Avanan was featured in an article about the prevalence of phishing in the healthcare industry in Health IT Security.
In the article, Avanan discusses the problem of phishing in healthcare and what can be done to stem the tide. As it's written:
Employees are harried. There are more tools than ever to share information. It is not unreasonable to expect that an employee will mistakenly share personal information. Nor is it unreasonable to expect that a bad actor will compromise an account and share personal information.
If you aren’t taking the time to actively seek solutions that prevent accidental and malicious leakage of PHI, if you aren’t taking active steps to secure your email, then not only will you likely be in breach of HIPAA, but you will make it even harder to care properly for your patients.
Read the rest of the article on the website: