Cybersecurity

Jun 28, 2018
More Cyber Breaches Reported After WannaCry   One year after the WannaCry ransomware attack affected more than 200,000 computers across 150 countries, health care organizations are reporting 13% more breaches than last year, Modern Healthcare reports. AHA senior adviser for cybersecurity and…
Jul 31, 2018
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Jul 31, 2018
Daily cybersecurity intelligence reports distributed from the National Health - ISAC for AHA members
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Jul 19, 2018
The Department of Homeland Security will offer several opportunities this month to participate in an awareness briefing on Russian cyber activity against critical infrastructure. During the webinar briefings, experts from the National Cybersecurity & Communications Integration Center will…
Jul 18, 2018
The AHA today discussed the need to reduce the regulatory burden on providers to improve patient care during a House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittee on Intergovernmental Affairs hearing.   “A reduction in administrative burden will enable providers to focus on…
Jul 18, 2018
AHA testimony before the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform regarding cybersecurity threats facing hospitals, health systems and the health care field. 
Jul 16, 2018
The AHA today hosted a briefing on Capitol Hill to examine cybersecurity threats facing the health care sector, and share how hospitals and health systems are responding. John Riggi, AHA senior advisor for cybersecurity and risk, said hospitals and health systems take seriously the protection of…
Jul 5, 2018
Daily cybersecurity intelligence reports distributed from the National Health - ISAC for AHA members
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Jun 20, 2018
The House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigation today held a hearing to examine findings from a series of Government Accountability Office audits of information security controls at the Department of Health and Human Services, and discuss HHS cybersecurity roles and…
Jun 15, 2018
“Cyber threats are a major risk issue for hospitals and health systems. The AHA continues to recognize and prioritize this threat as a significant challenge for the field and has responded by creating the position of senior advisor for cybersecurity and risk. The AHA recently hired John Riggi, former FBI Cyber Executive and a nationally recognized expert for healthcare cybersecurity to fill that role and serve as a resource to advise and assist the field in mitigating the many cyber and physical risks they face.” — AHA President and CEO Rick Pollack
At present, John Riggi, senior advisor for cybersecurity and risk, is available to provide: Strategic Cybersecurity and Risk Advisory Services Related To: Cyber threat and risk profile of the organization Information security and risk mitigation strategy development and integration with…