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Cyberattack Drill Exposes Healthcare Industry’s Vulnerabilities
Health Leaders Media

Healthcare providers, like other industries, are not always very good at sharing cyber-attack intelligence with each other. But according to findings of a first-of-its-kind April 1 simulated drill, improvements are now underway specifically in the healthcare industry.

The industry-wide exercise, CyberRX, presented participants with a series of challenges which “exercised elements within each of the organizations,” said Kevin Charest, chief information security officer for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.