33% of healthcare organizations experienced more than 1 ransomware attack in 2018

Twenty-seven percent of healthcare employees said their organization experienced a ransomware attack in the past five years, according to a Kaspersky Lab report cited by HIPAA Journal.

Here are the key details to know:

1. Thirty-three percent said their organization experienced more than one ransomware attack.

2. The average cost of a data breach is $1.23 million for enterprise businesses.

3. Half of healthcare IT workers said they were confident in their organization's cybersecurity strategy.

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