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5 headaches providers face from endpoint security
Data security attacks on the nation’s healthcare systems continue to evolve, and organizations are struggling to secure their endpoints—the mobile devices, laptops, desktops and servers—that connect to a provider’s core network. Providers are trying new tools to prevent what are known as “fileless” attacks, which exploit gaps in traditional endpoint security. However, current solutions aren’t stopping the attacks, according to data security firm Ponemon Institute in a new report based on results of a survey of 665 IT security professionals. The survey was sponsored by Barkly, a vendor of endpoint protection platforms. Here are key findings.