The Cost of a Data Breach: Healthcare Settlements Involving Lost or Stolen Devices
IT leaders today are reinventing their infrastructure to support a mobile workforce and a complex array of connected devices. Against this backdrop of mobility and connectivity, healthcare IT is tasked with meeting compliance challenges in an intricate and transformational regulatory environment. With a host of new data protection regulations and increasingly high settlement fees for data breaches, data security — and endpoint protection — has never been more important to healthcare organizations. This white paper examines three recent, publicly listed data breaches that are directly related to stolen or misplaced endpoints.