CNBC published an article titled "6 Lessons One CEO Learned from Biking with Richard Branson". This blog post gives more detail on Virgin Strive and the overall experience.
In "Citizen Trust and Our Biggest Institutions - Part One", I explored the impact of information security breaches on trust in our Federal government using a simple drone registration as the example. In part two, I explore our trust in the industry of healthcare given its information security challenges.
The cut-off date, January 20, 2016, for free drone registration in the United States had passed so as a drone owner I was required to pay a $ 5.00 fee to the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration as part of the registration process.
In my previous blog post, I observed healthcare's vulnerability to advanced information security threats and cited highly reputable sources reporting that in 2015, over 1 in 3 United States citizens had their personal information breached through a medical or healthcare business.
This is the first in a series of two posts. This post is an overview of today's healthcare threat landscape, the second is on what those responsible for safeguarding Protected Health Information can do to respond.