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Since the rise of digital health in every form, cyber security has become a big issue for the health industry. In fact, the health care sector is among the most affected industries.
The health care industry is being targeted by cyberthreats at an increasingly alarming rate. Once outpaced significantly in terms of breaches and malicious attacks by other sectors such as financial and retail, health care is no longer on the sidelines.
The healthcare sector may continue to be the focal point for hackers as medical identity theft remains lucrative and easy for cyber criminals to exploit. Personal medical information remains one of the most valuable types of data for attackers to steal, and cyber criminals will continue to find a market for reselling this type of sensitive information on the dark web.