Posted by: Julia Date: January 04, 2018NH-ISAC TIC Updated 01/05/2018 10:00 AM EST TLP WHITE Facts: Overview The NH-ISAC Threat Intelligence Committee (TIC) was alerted to vulnerabilities in most processor chips that have been produced since 1995. The vulnerabilities were discovered by several security research teams and publicly announced Monday evening. Meltdown and Spectre are two techniques researchers have discovered that … Continue reading "TIC Alert: Chip Vulnerability Update"
Posted by: Julia Date: January 04, 2018For more than 20 years InfoSec World has been the “business of security” conference. To manage today’s threats, security practitioners must have the skills to be both a business partner and enabler, and have the technical expertise to prevent, detect and respond to security challenges. InfoSec World welcomes a community of information security professionals from … Continue reading "InfoSec World Conference & Expo"
Posted by: Julia Date: November 28, 2017NH-ISAC Members Pledge Improved Security in Healthcare Industry; GCA Challenges All Organizations to Implement DMARC SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – NH-ISAC FALL SUMMIT – November 27, 2017 – The National Health Information Sharing and Analysis Center (NH-ISAC), the Global Cybersecurity Alliance (GCA), and Agari, a leading cybersecurity company, today announced the publication of a security research report … Continue reading "Fifty-Seven Percent of Email “From” Healthcare Industry is Fraudulent"
Sara Hall Joins NH-ISAC as COO to Scale for Continued Growth and Increased Impact for Health and Public Health (HPH) Sector
Posted by: Julia Date: November 01, 2017News Release Kennedy Space Center, FL, November 1, 2017 – The National Health Information Sharing and Analysis Center, (NH-ISAC), a member-governed non-profit that is the health and public health (HPH) sector’s trusted community for sharing cyber and physical security information, announced Sara Hall has joined the ISAC as Chief Operating Officer, effective today. In … Continue reading "Sara Hall Joins NH-ISAC as COO to Scale for Continued Growth and Increased Impact for Health and Public Health (HPH) Sector"
Posted by: Julia Date: October 23, 2017SERVICE UPDATE: Shared Risk Assessment Platform An Interview with Brenda Ferraro, newly appointed Senior Director of Networks and Third Party Risk Assessment services at Prevalent. “How does your relationship with NH-ISAC benefit your approach to motivating the health sector in the area of Third Party Risk?”
Posted by: Julia Date: October 17, 2017NH-ISAC 2017-2018 Board Will Provide Strategic and Governance Oversight on Important Health and Public Health (HPH) Sector Initiatives, Partnerships and Services. Kennedy Space Center, FL, October 17, 2017 – The National Health Information Sharing and Analysis Center, (NH-ISAC), a member-owned non-profit that is the health and public health (HPH) sector’s trusted community for sharing cyber … Continue reading "NH-ISAC 2017-2018 Board Will Provide Strategic and Governance Oversight"
Posted by: Julia Date: October 12, 2017FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: email@example.com October 12, 2017 Washington, DC – A group of national ISACs, The U.S. Secret Service (USSS), The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and Symantec announced today the organizations are joining forces to offer free workshops around the country on Business Email Compromise (BEC), a significant and growing threat for businesses and … Continue reading "National ISACs, FBI, USSS and Symantec Collaborate to Fight BEC"
Posted by: Julia Date: October 04, 2017It may be time to change the Social Security Personal Identification system we currently use. Both the White House administration and former Equifax CEO agree it’s time to look at a better way. The Trump administration is exploring ways to replace the use of Social Security numbers as the main method of assuring people’s identities … Continue reading "Social Security Personal Identification System Due for Change"
Posted by: Julia Date: October 02, 2017NH-ISAC would like to welcome Greg Garcia to his new appointment as the first Executive Director for Cybersecurity of the Healthcare and Public Health Sector Coordinating Council (HPH SCC). Read press release https://nhisac.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/HPH-SCC-Garcia-Release-FINAL.pdf
Posted by: Julia Date: September 13, 2017September 13, 2017 05:15 ET Prevalent Appoints Healthcare Risk Management Expert to Senior Leadership Team Former Aetna Security Executive Brenda Ferraro Joins Prevalent WARREN, NJ–(Marketwired – Sep 13, 2017) – Prevalent, Inc., the leader in Third-Party Risk Management and Vendor Threat Intelligence, today announced the appointment of Brenda Ferraro as Senior Director, Networks and CYBERFIT®. In this … Continue reading "CYBERFIT® Third Party Risk Assessment Services will Benefit from New Appointment"
Posted by: Julia Date: July 27, 2017‘WHISTL’, an independent, non-profit network of security testing labs for medical devices. MDISS WHISTL will focus on vetting complex multi-vendor, multi-device critical care environments like Hospital Intensive Care Units, Operating Theatres and Emergency Rooms SAN FRANCISCO, CA – July 27, 2017 – MDISS, the Medical Device Innovation, Safety and Security Consortium today launched … Continue reading "MDISS Launches ‘WHISTL’"
Posted by: Julia Date: July 15, 2017CYBERFIT ® 2017 Q3 Quarterly Newsletter
Posted by: Josh Singletary Date: July 06, 2017“It’s Not Who’s First… It’s Who Puts The Industry First“ By: NH-ISAC Threat Intelligence Committee Jim Routh, CSO Aetna Global Security NH-ISAC – “The healthcare industry has been hit with two significant and subsequent cyber challenges in recent weeks (WannaCry and Petya) both of which caused business impact for several organizations and in both … Continue reading "NH-ISAC White Paper – “It’s not who’s first…it’s who puts the industry first”"
Posted by: Julia Date: June 28, 2017Caution regarding spoofing activity surrounding Not Petya ransomware event This information is marked TLP White; Subject to standard copyright laws. TLP: White information may be distributed without restriction. *Any reproduction or reposting of this content requires proper credit/attribution to NH-ISAC. It is being reported that bad actors are attempting to gain credential access through … Continue reading "*** NH-ISAC Alert ***"
Posted by: Greyson Schwing Date: June 27, 2017This information is marked TLP White: Subject to standard copyright rules, TLP:WHITE information may be distributed without restriction. *Any reproduction or reposting of this content requires proper credit / attribution to NH-ISAC. Summary This new ransomware attack was first observed on June 27, 2017. The impacted entities are mostly focused in the EU at this time … Continue reading "NH-ISAC Alert :TLP White distribution regarding ongoing Petya attack"
Posted by: Julia Date: June 20, 2017Kennedy Space Center, FL, June 19, 2017 – The National Health Information Sharing and Analysis Center, (NH-ISAC), a member-owned non-profit that is the health and public health (HPH) sector’s trusted community for sharing cyber and physical security information, supports the recently published Principles for Fair and Accurate Security Ratings. Today the Chamber of Commerce and … Continue reading "NH-ISAC Supports the Principles for Fair and Accurate Security Ratings"
Posted by: Julia Date: June 06, 2017The following information is labeled TLP White: HHS ASPR/CIP HPH Cyber Notice: On-Going Impacts to HPH Sector from WannaCry June 2, 2017 DISCLAIMER: This product is provided “as is” for informational purposes only. The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) does not provide warranties of any kind regarding any information contained within. HHS does … Continue reading "HHS WannaCry Update 6-2-17"
Posted by: Julia Date: June 05, 2017NH-ISAC and Perch Security Aim to Revolutionize Information Sharing Kennedy Space Center, FL, June 5, 2017 – The National Health Information Sharing and Analysis Center, (NH-ISAC), a member-owned non-profit that is the health and public health (HPH) sector’s trusted community for sharing cyber and physical security information, has entered into a partnership with Perch … Continue reading "NH-ISAC and Perch Security Aim to Revolutionize Information Sharing"
Posted by: Julia Date: June 02, 2017The attached report and appendix, developed by the Health Care Industry Cybersecurity Task Force in an effort to improve preparedness for and response to cybersecurity threats, outlines recommendations directed toward the health care industry in general as well as to individual industry and government organizations. Two task force members are also members of NH-ISAC. The … Continue reading "Health Care Industry Cybersecurity Task Force Report"
National Health ISAC and Churchill & Harriman to Lead a Luncheon Keynote Session at the 2017 Shared Assessments Summit
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Posted by: Julia Date: May 15, 2017MAY 16, 2017 On May 12, 2017 at 4:00am ET, multiple companies in Europe started reporting ransomware infections with the most damage impacting the National Health System (NHS) Trust in the UK and a large telecom company, Telefonica in Spain. 16 hospitals within the NHS have canceled surgeries, had their phone systems disabled or have had to turn away emergency patients. It is reported that many of … Continue reading "WannaCry Ransomware Update 5-16-17"
Posted by: Josh Singletary Date: May 13, 2017FBI WannaCry Flash Bulletin – Indicators Associated With WannaCry Ransomware Please see the attached TLP White report from the FBI concerning the WannaCry Ransomware incident.
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Posted by: Julia Date: April 04, 2017On 4/4/17 NH-ISAC president Denise Anderson and board members Terry Rice and Michael McNeil gave testimony to the United States House of Representatives Committee on Energy & Commerce subcommittee on Oversight & Investigations regarding “Cybersecurity in the Health Care Sector: Strengthening Public-Private Partnerships.” They each gave their statement and then answered questions … Continue reading "NH-ISAC Testifies on Cybersecurity in the Health Care Sector"