Did you know that it takes on average 120 days for a business to detect a data breach? The Cyber risks are huge for dental practices, but there are ways to reduce your risks. Better understanding the risks is a good start to protecting your practice. Understanding the risks It’s no secret that the threat…
How ready are you and your practice for the impending GDPR, which comes into force on 25th May? If you have already carried out your due diligence in preparation for the new General Data Protection Regulation, you will likely have some concerns over the effects that Cyber crime might have on your practice, and how GDPR…
The WannaCry Cyber attack in May 2017 severely disrupted the NHS, as well as many businesses across the world. We know that 595 GP surgeries were infected with the virus that targeted older Windows operating systems and encrypted, or locked, data and demanded a ransom to release it.
Yes, it’s those four words that are causing a little worry across businesses around the world – General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The new and updated rules come into force in May 2018 and organisations are still at varying levels of readiness.
The healthcare sector has certainly learned the effects of a Cyber breach the hard way, in particular with the WannaCry attack earlier this year which led to ransomware infecting NHS, and many other businesses, networks.
Professional indemnity (PI) insurance is a large overhead for businesses like medical and dental practices. With the rise of Cyber crime, is your practice adequately covered under your traditional policy?
To get the right Practice or Surgery Insurance, you need a broker with specialist skills and experience. At All Med Pro, we work closely with medical and dental professionals to get them the right level of cover, always ensuring the best customer service experience.
Not only have small and medium sized businesses become bigger targets for Cyber crime than larger corporations, the impact, particularly financially, is far more severe.
No longer is Cyber crime just an issue for large corporations with flaws in their IT security. These companies have already stepped up their Cyber protection, which leaves hackers to target smaller businesses and practices that hold customer data, but are often behind in their digital security.
From phishing attacks to funds transfer fraud, Cyber attacks are becoming more frequent, and more sophisticated.