CrowdStrike brings the power of cloud-delivered endpoint protection to healthcare
As a healthcare provider, sharing patient information across your organization is critical to delivering high-quality patient care. However, it introduces significant risk and a degree of complexity. The reality is that health information is increasingly valuable. It is immensely valuable to both the patient and their physicians and healthcare providers as they engage in treatment. Unfortunately, the very personal nature of this information has made it a very attractive and valuable attractive target to cybercriminals.
Rethinking Security for Healthcare
In order to prevent targeted attacks after valuable patient health information, healthcare organizations need the ability to respond to all attack types, including ransomware, not just commodity malware. CrowdStrike Falcon provides a single, integrated solution solution that contains next-generation AV, endpoint detection and response (EDR), and a 24/7 managed hunting service.
The Scourge of Ransomware
Ransomware is problematic to all organizations, but especially healthcare. A recent industry report indicated that 88 percent of all ransomware attacks are directed at hospitals.
PROTECTION AGAINST RANSOMWARE WITH CrowdStrike FALCON
Healthcare providers are struggling to adequately protect endpoints against increasingly sophisticated and damaging ransomware."
CrowdStrike Falcon uses an array of techniques to protect against ransomware.
Blocking known ransomware to weed out common threats with minimum effort.
Exploit blocking to stop the execution and spread of ransomware via unpatched vulnerabilities.
Machine learning for detection of previously unknown, or zero-day ransomware.
To combat this escalating level of threat sophistication, CrowdStrike Falcon uniquely combines multiple methods into a powerful and integrated approach that protects endpoints more effectively against the menace of ransomware.
Resources for Healthcare Organizations
THE EXPERTISE TO STOP
THE NEXT ATTACK
Many healthcare executives readily admit their IT staff is extremely challenged in the daily fight to prevent the next breach. Moreover, they often lack experienced and skilled cybersecurity professionals to respond to and mitigate attacks. Leverage the expertise of CrowdStrike Services to:
Assess current security plans and processes to identify critical areas for improvement
Identify and eject attackers with a speed-to-remediation measured in hours and days, not months
Augment your IT staff to prepare for and stop the next breach