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Evolving IoT Security Risks Demand New Approaches From Healthcare Delivery Organizations

Published: 25 June 2018

ID: G00355342

Analyst(s): Gregg Pessin


The IoT offers the benefit of significantly increased situational awareness surrounding the patient and hospital operations, along with new and unfamiliar cybersecurity risks. In 2018, healthcare provider CIOs will have to rethink security in light of the vulnerabilities that accompany IoT.

Table Of Contents


  • The Internet of Healthcare Provider Things
  • The IoT's Digital Security Impact on the HDO
  • The Time to Act Is Now
  • Redefine Device Security Strategy
  • Plan for Cloud-Based IoT Security
  • Identify IoT Threats With User and Entity Behavior Analytics
  • Use a Blended Approach to IoT Security

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