In recent years, massive daconnotation information breaches have made headlines all over the United States. It has become clear that businesses large and small do not give enough attention to information security.
The healthcare industry is particularly vulnerable to criminal attacks due to the incredible value of personal health information. Today, personal health information sells at a higher dollar value than credit card numbers. Personal health information is used for a wide range of nefarious purposes, from forging prescriptions for drugs to identity fraud, and even launching fraudulent lawsuits.