Pirates of the Healthcare System

Ransomware is not a new cyber security threat, but it is becoming increasingly prevalent. The way ransomware works is that an infected computer becomes locked or files are threatened to be deleted if the computer owner does not pay the ransom. Sometimes the threats are only threats and some clever digging can find the infection and purge it, but other times the threats are real and will erase or steal important files. This is becoming a major issue in the healthcare industry. Read More