Healthcare’s digital transformation is dramatically increasing due to the COVID-19 pandemic. While these digital experiences enable physical safeguards through social distancing and contactless interactions, they also give cybercriminals a prime opportunity to exploit vulnerabilities within digital channels. In April, shortly after COVID-19 was declared a pandemic, the World Health Organization reported a five-fold rise in cybersecurity attacks.
As the pandemic presses on, the need to ensure the security of personal and payment data is even more critical for all stakeholders. The rise in work-from-home arrangements, in particular, sets the stage for a surge in cyberattacks related to remote access, such as social engineering and credential compromise.
Watch this short video to learn about current threats posed by cybercriminals and get quick tips to help protect your organization.