By far, the most dangerous cybercrime environment right now is in medical research and development, as companies around the globe race to develop treatments and an eventual vaccine for COVID-19. Recent attempts to steal vaccine research from Moderna can be traced to known Chinese hacking groups. Additional attacks against pharmaceutical companies and researchers can be traced to Russian hacking groups, according to the U.S. National Security Agency.
Your customers are reading about these attacks in major publications and seeing growing concern from governments around the world in the media. That’s why you should develop a plan now to offer them options to increase their data protection – and using that plan to start conversations about increased security with other clients who you think might be at risk. Here are 2 crucial tools that should be on that plan.