Cymulate’s Prediction for 2020 from Eyal Aharoni, VP of Customer Success: Healthcare will be an attractive sector for hackers due to its high potential gains.
More Cyber Damage for Local / State Government Entities, Schools; Less for Healthcare: 2019 was a great year for cyber crooks successfully targeting municipalities, schools and universities worldwide with ransomware and spear phishing attacks. As these organizations have proven easy targets, a rise in campaigns is expected in 2020. Healthcare will also be an attractive sector for hackers due to its high potential gains however many in this sector are now investing substantial work and resources to improve their security posture so while attacks will occur, they won’t be as successful.
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