The Future of Healthcare Cybersecurity: The Best Defense is a Good Offense
Andrew Hicks, Managing Principal, Coalfire
In the last five years with the increasing digitalization of health information, healthcare security breaches have increased four-fold with the industry experiencing more breaches than any other in 2013. With a large number of potential targets and the high value of personal medical information on the black market, healthcare organizations will continue to be more appealing targets.
COSO Framework for Service Organizations and SOC Reporting (Part 2 of 3)
Jamie Kilcoyne, Partner, Coalfire Controls
Every SOC report (whether it is a SOC 1, SOC 2 or SOC 3) should include information about the service organization’s risk assessment process. Risk assessment can take many forms and there is no “one size fits all” format. Risk assessment is intended to be an evolutionary process, designed to meet the specific needs of individual companies.