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Why a Data Security Sting Lurks in COVID-19’s Long Tail

Cybersecurity and Privacy   |   Health Care   |   August 5, 2020

Carlton Fields cybersecurity and privacy attorney Patricia M. Carreiro was quoted in an article about the heightened risk of data security breaches at health care facilities during COVID-19.

"Perhaps one of the largest vulnerabilities caused by COVID is a particularly distracted [and] stressed workforce, who may be increasingly likely to fall for phishing emails,” Carreiro told Healthcare IT News. “One wrong click, and an entire hospital system could come screeching to a stop.”

READ: Healthcare IT News, “Why a data security sting lurks in COVID-19’s long tail

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