Healthcare provider organizations are now more comfortable with moving systems and data to public clouds, but healthcare CIOs and CISOs still need to be prepared. Factors to consider include learning about the complexities of the cloud, identifying high-risk environments, understanding contractual obligations, following best practices, and prioritizing identity management. It is also recommended to involve third-party vendors for compliance certifications and to consider the cost of security infrastructure.
Third-party risk management is crucial for businesses as they increasingly rely on outsourced services, making them vulnerable to data breaches and compliance violations. According to