Tag Archives: Attack

Opioid latest: Judge under attack; Ohio counties demand $8B; ‘negotiating class’ wins OK

With Purdue Pharma agreeing to settle with dozens of cities and states for a record-setting $ 12 billion, more opioid settlements could be on the way. But Purdue’s agreement doesn’t mean all the defendants are willing to go to the negotiating table quietly.  On the contrary. Defendants in a Cleveland multidistrict litigation have gone so… Read More »

Heart attack warning: Think twice before doing this – one overlooked risk factor

Heart attack happens when there is a sudden loss of blood flow to a part of a person’s heart muscle. A heart attack requires immediate medical attention – delaying calling 999 can dramatically reduce a person’s chance of survival. It is well understood that pre-existing health conditions can raise a person’s risk of having a… Read More »

Marin General now spends $15,000 instead of $400,000 to protect its printers from cyber attack

In the increasingly chaotic world of healthcare cybersecurity, where there is no shortage of threat vectors, Marin General knew it needed to begin addressing the security risks presented by its printers. THE PROBLEM “Printers combine the characteristics and threat landscapes of both IoT and servers, so they are unique,” explained Jason Johnson, Marin General’s information… Read More »