Cyber-criminals are increasingly targeting healthcare organizations due to the lure of electronic protected health information. In the past two years, severe network intrusions have cost victim organizations tens of millions of dollars. Dan McWhorter, from IT security vendor FireEye, will give a keynote address at HIMSS16 on the importance of health data security and will discuss why healthcare organizations are high-value targets for security breaches. McWhorter will also address the problem of third-party relationships enabling network intrusions.
Cloud Detection and Response (CDR) company, Gem Security, has raised $23m in an oversubscribed Series A funding round. The round was led by GGV Capital