With hospitals, insurance companies, and medical providers increasingly the target of cybercriminals, what do policymakers need to know about "cyber" to give them the tools to craft public policy solutions?
To learn more, watch "Lessons from a Hacker." This congressional briefing by Lillian Ablon is intended to give staffers from different backgrounds—including health—grounding in cyber concepts, because cyber is not limited to any one public policy domain.
In the briefing, Ablon discusses the basics of cyber and information security and provides insights into some of the complexities of cybersecurity policymaking. Topics include
- the risk cycle, including threats, vulnerabilities, and impact
- the risks posed by software vulnerabilities
- the internet of things
- how human weakness plays into a successful hack.
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