The 2020-2021 Healthcare Cybersecurity Report

A Special Report by Cybersecurity Ventures, Sponsored by Herjavec Group

According to Cybersecurity Ventures, the cumulative cybersecurity spending in the healthcare industry will rise to
$125 billion between 2020-2025.

Healthcare is one of the fastest-growing verticals, making it one of the most targeted industries for cyber attacks.

The COVID-19 pandemic has added unprecedented pressure on the healthcare and life sciences industry, presenting a unique opportunity for cyber criminals to exploit the pandemic by attacking overwhelmed healthcare institutions.

“If a cyberattack happens in healthcare, then health records can be stolen,
life-saving devices can be disrupted and the intricate networks needed to support our health severely impacted,” says Robert Herjavec. “Unfortunately, these challenges are only intensifying as the COVID-19 pandemic accelerates digital transformation.”

In the 2020-2021 Healthcare Cybersecurity Report, Cybersecurity Ventures highlights the top challenges faced by healthcare institutions today:

  1. IoT Insecurity,
  2. COVID-19 related phishing attacks,
  3. Insider Threat, and more

Download the full report to learn more about why it’s imperative for healthcare institutions to prioritize their security.