Basic Best Practices in Cybersecurity Workshop

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 | 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Add to Calendar



• Cyber Threat Landscape
High level overview of the various cyber threats facing healthcare such as Ransomware, Phishing and DDoS and potential impacts to health care organizations

• Importance of Information Sharing
The role of information sharing in helping protect healthcare organizations from potential threats through situational awareness and mitigation strategies. An overview of how organizations share with each other and with Government Agencies and why it is important, illustrated by case studies of successful sharing

• NIST CSF Basic Best Practices in Cybersecurity Basic cyber hygiene and best practices. A discussion of simple strategies that healthcare organizations can employ, such as Anti-virus, training and patching that will go a long way in protecting against cyber threats. The session will cover best practices within industry and will offer practical insights from cybersecurity practitioners

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Neuro Psychiatric Center (NPC) on Ben Taub Hospital campus

1502 Taub Loop


Jeffrey M. Vinson