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Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Healthcare Accounted For Almost Half Of 2014 Client Breaches

By Christine Kern
Health IT Outcomes
Originally published March 12, 2015

A Kroll study has found the healthcare industry accounted for 49 percent of the company’s “client events” during 2014, followed by business services (retail, insurance, and financial services) at 26 percent, and higher education at 11 percent. The study further found malicious intent breach events increased while those caused by human error declined.