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Why keeping identities safe is critical in health care

The demand for healthcare data from fraudulent actors continues to grow, with stolen health information being 20-50 times more valuable than financial data. Digital transformation in the healthcare industry is seeing an increase in fraudulent activities, including first-party and third-party fraud and identity theft. Health care providers currently experience an average of 1,410 cyberattacks per week, leading to a year cost of $68 billion. Combatting this involves improved security measures, such as facial biometric technology and identity verification.

Source: www.medicaleconomics.com –

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