The technological transformation of the healthcare industry has brought benefits, but also significant cybersecurity challenges, particularly in relation to patient-data privacy. Existing laws such as HIPAA have struggled to keep up with the evolving landscape. Cybersecurity experts have a key role in securing healthcare data, protecting electronic health records, and dealing with threats like ransomware attacks, phishing and insider threats. They must manage a balance between technological innovation and regulatory compliance. Techniques like risk assessments, encryption, ongoing training and incident response are important.
Laurentian University is facing concerns about the impact of a cyber incident. The university’s officials are working to address the situation and ensure the security