Kowsik Guruswamy is CTO of Menlo Security. Previously, he was co-founder and CTO at Mu Dynamics, which pioneered a new way to analyze networked products for security vulnerabilities. Prior to Mu, he was a distinguished engineer at Juniper Networks. Kowsik joined Juniper via the NetScreen/OneSecure acquisition where he designed and implemented the industry's first IPS. He has more than 15+ years of experience in diverse technologies like security, cloud, data visualization, and computer graphics. Kowsik has 18 issued patents and holds an MSCS from University of Louisiana.
Hospitals and other healthcare organizations (HCOs) are increasingly singled out by cybercriminals for ransomware and other attacks. Not only are 'patients' sensitive medical records being targeted, but—as the FBI warns—their intellectual property and credit card information are also up for grabs.
Cybercriminals will always target those organizations with the weakest defenses and the most valuable data. Few industries are as dependent on data and information as the healthcare industry; without patient records, a hospital cannot operate.
In this presentation, we will discuss: