ASPR TRACIE provides new cybersecurity resources
ASPR TRACIE distributed Issue 2 of its newsletter,
, with a focus on cybersecurity and cyber hygiene. ASPR TRACIE staff interviewed Craig DeAtley, who described lessons learned from the March 2016 cyberattack on the MedStar Health System. Chantal Worzala of the American Hospital Association provides an overview of the cyber hygiene efforts underway in hospitals across the country. Suzanne B. Schwartz shares how the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is working with medical device manufacturers to protect products from being compromised. Finally, Emery Csulak, of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, provides an overview of the Health Care Industry Task Force, established in support of Section 405 of the Cybersecurity Act of 2015. This issue complements two ASPR TRACIE resources that were recently released. The video "
Cybersecurity and Healthcare Facilities
" features subject matter experts describing the recent attack on MedStar, steps we can take to prevent and mitigate attacks, and what the federal government is doing to address cybersecurity. The
Cybersecurity Topic Collection
includes annotated resources reviewed and approved by a variety of subject matter experts.
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