Healthcare Newsletter

June 19, 2024

In This Edition:

  1. [News] Happy Juneteenth!: At 24By7Security, we proudly join the nation in celebrating Juneteenth, a pivotal moment in our history that marks the emancipation of the last enslaved African Americans in Galveston, Texas, on June 19, 1865. This day, now recognized as a federal holiday, is a powerful reminder of the resilience, strength, and enduring spirit of the African American community.
  2. [Event] Health Choice Network's 30th Annual Educational Conference: Betsey K. Cooke, founder and first President and CEO of Health Choice Network, started HCN’s Board of Directors Annual Retreat 30 years ago as a way for the five founding member centers, their board of directors and leadership teams to get together for a strategic planning retreat. Through the years, the conference has grown in attendance and evolved from a strategic session to a 3-day educational conference with over 500 participants while still staying true to Betsey’s vision to share knowledge, make connections, and celebrate accomplishments for a more robust future for health centers across the nation.
  3. [News] Medical-Targeted Ransomware Is Breaking Records After Change Healthcare’s $22M Payout: When Change Healthcare paid $22 million in March to a ransomware gang that had crippled the company along with hundreds of hospitals, medical practices, and pharmacies across the US, the cybersecurity industry warned that Change's extortion payment would only fuel a vicious cycle: Rewarding hackers who had carried out a ruthless act of sabotage against the US health care system nationwide with one of the largest ransomware payments in history, it seemed, was bound to incentivize a new wave of attacks on similarly sensitive victims.
  4. [Content Offer] Getting The Gist of NIST CSF 2.0: In an ever-evolving digital landscape, maintaining robust cybersecurity practices is crucial for organizations of all sizes. The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has updated its Cybersecurity Framework (CSF) to version 2.0, incorporating new guidelines and enhancements to better address contemporary security challenges. Join us for an insightful webinar where our cybersecurity expert will delve into the key updates and implications of the NIST CSF 2.0
  5. [Blog] HITRUST Introduces Robust New HITRUST CSF 11.3: The HITRUST Framework, or HITRUST CSF, is a comprehensive, scalable, efficient framework for information risk management, cybersecurity, and regulatory compliance. It is designed to help organizations all over the world, in any industry or sector, earn the trust of stakeholders by demonstrating their commitment to widely accepted information security standards.The newest version, HITRUST CSF 11.3.0, was released earlier this month and is available for downloading by organizations who have adopted the HITRUST Framework.

Happy Juneteenth!

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At 24By7Security, we proudly join the nation in celebrating Juneteenth, a pivotal moment in our history that marks the emancipation of the last enslaved African Americans in Galveston, Texas, on June 19, 1865. This day, now recognized as a federal holiday, is a powerful reminder of the resilience, strength, and enduring spirit of the African American community.

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Betsey K. Cooke, founder and first President and CEO of Health Choice Network, started HCN’s Board of Directors Annual Retreat 30 years ago as a way for the five founding member centers, their board of directors and leadership teams to get together for a strategic planning retreat. Through the years, the conference has grown in attendance and evolved from a strategic session to a 3-day educational conference with over 500 participants while still staying true to Betsey’s vision to share knowledge, make connections, and celebrate accomplishments for a more robust future for health centers across the nation.

Will we be seeing you there?

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Medical-Targeted Ransomware Is Breaking Records After Change Healthcare’s $22M Payout

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When Change Healthcare paid $22 million in March to a ransomware gang that had crippled the company along with hundreds of hospitals, medical practices, and pharmacies across the US, the cybersecurity industry warned that Change's extortion payment would only fuel a vicious cycle: Rewarding hackers who had carried out a ruthless act of sabotage against the US health care system nationwide with one of the largest ransomware payments in history, it seemed, was bound to incentivize a new wave of attacks on similarly sensitive victims.

What You Should Know

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Getting The Gist of NIST CSF 2.0

In an ever-evolving digital landscape, maintaining robust cybersecurity practices is crucial for organizations of all sizes. The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has updated its Cybersecurity Framework (CSF) to version 2.0, incorporating new guidelines and enhancements to better address contemporary security challenges. Join us for an insightful webinar where our cybersecurity expert will delve into the key updates and implications of the NIST CSF 2.0

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HITRUST CSF 11.3 adds important authoritative sources to industry-leading risk management, cybersecurity, and compliance framework, continues to streamline.
 

HITRUST Introduces Robust New HITRUST CSF 11.3

The HITRUST Framework, or HITRUST CSF, is a comprehensive, scalable, efficient framework for information risk management, cybersecurity, and regulatory compliance. It is designed to help organizations all over the world, in any industry or sector, earn the trust of stakeholders by demonstrating their commitment to widely accepted information security standards.The newest version, HITRUST CSF 11.3.0, was released earlier this month and is available for downloading by organizations who have adopted the HITRUST Framework.

What is HITRUST CSF 11.3?

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24By7Security, Inc. is a full service Cybersecurity strategy, implementation, operations and training firm. We provide Cybersecurity and Compliance related services across all functions of the enterprise. Our Cybersecurity services include security risk assessments, vulnerability assessments and penetration testing, social engineering testing, web application testing, policies and procedures, incident response management, forensics, cybersecurity awareness training, Virtual CISO Services, and more. Our Compliance services include CMMC Readiness, CFPB/DFA, FIPA, FERPA, SOC-SSAE 18, GLBA, HIPAA, PCI, SOX, GDPR, ISO 27001, FFIEC, NIST-CSF, NYDFS Cybersecurity Regulations and others.