Cyber attacks are joining taxes and financial statements as a normal part of doing business.
In 2015, the healthcare industry was hit hard by a number of cyber security data breaches, with a breach at Anthem being the most high-profile.
According to the 2015 U.S. Cost of a Data Breach Study by the Ponemon Institute, last year there was an 11 percent increase in the total cost of a data breach.
Cyber security is a C-suite and board-level issue that requires a comprehensive risk management strategy that goes beyond planning, according to Grant Thornton LLP an audit, tax and advisory firm.
There are several essential areas that senior leaders need to consider, which include:
Read the full report at grantthornton.com
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