Crowdsourced Cyber Security | Sector Threat Intelligence | Shared Best Practices

Health-ISAC Inc. (H-ISAC, Health Information Sharing and Analysis Center), is a global, non-profit, member-driven organization offering healthcare stakeholders a trusted community and forum for coordinating, collaborating, and sharing vital physical and cyber threat intelligence and best practices with each other.

Health-ISAC also fosters the building of relationships and networking through educational events. Member-led working groups focus on topics of importance to the sector. Community Services offer enhanced services to leverage Health-ISAC’s large community for the benefit of all. Become part of this trusted community of critical infrastructure owners and operators within the Health sector.

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Preventing the Next Big Cyberattack on U.S. Health Care

Cybersecurity And Digital Privacy Summary The cyberattack on Change Healthcare that devastated the U.S. health care sector made painfully clear that much more needs to be done to address vulnerabilities that exist throughout the ecosystem. This article offers five...

Repeat Offenders: Black Basta’s Latest Healthcare Cyberattack

Ascension is the latest healthcare system hit with a crippling cyberattack. Why is healthcare so vulnerable, and what’s to be done about it?   Read the full article in Information Week:...

Information Sharing: A Valuable Tool in Preventing Cyber Attacks

As ransomware attacks continue to plague the healthcare industry, information sharing has become a valuable tool in the fight against cybercrime and physical threats to the nation’s critical infrastructure. We spoke with Errol Weiss, Chief Security Officer of the...

Ascension’s Cybersecurity Incident Puts Healthcare On Alert

  David Chou - May 13, 2024,02:50pm EDT Ascension Health's recent ransomware cyberattack is a stark reminder of the urgent and shared responsibility we all bear in the face of escalating cyber threats. The past five years have witnessed a staggering 256% increase...

Black Basta ransomware group is imperiling critical infrastructure, groups warn

Threat group has targeted 500 organizations. One is currently struggling to cope.   DAN GOODIN - 5/13/2024, 3:55 PM “Severe operational disruptions” In an Advisory published Friday, the FBI and the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency said Black Basta...

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Hobby Table-Top Exercise

Health-ISAC provides opportunities for member organizations to benefit by participating in emergency-based incident simulations known as table-top exercises. The Hobby Exercises, currently executed in Europe and the Americas, are designed to engage the healthcare sector and strategic partners on significant security and resilience challenges. The objective is to inform stakeholders, identify gaps and provide opportunities for continuous improvement while increasing healthcare sector resiliency.

Why “Hobby”?:

Oveta Culp Hobby (1905-1995) was an American politician and businessperson who served as the first United States Secretary of Health, Education and Welfare from 1953-1955. She was only the second woman to ever serve in a presidential cabinet.


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