CISA Deputy Director Speaks on Defending Health Care Against Cyber Attacks

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month, and ransomware and other cyber threats to health care providers continue to pose clear and present danger to patient safety. In this podcast, Nitin Natarajan, deputy director for the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), joins John Riggi, AHA’s national advisor for cybersecurity and risk, to examine the major cyber and other threats facing healthcare and other infrastructure sectors; how they overlap; the role of CISA; and what health care providers can do to defend against the sophisticated cyber threats everyone faces.