Trends in Malware Attacks against United States Healthcare Organisations, 2016-2017

The threat of cyber-attacks in the healthcare sector began as an important risk several years ago, putting the safety of patients at risk.

Cybersecurity Indexes for eHealth

This study (January 2019) investigates cybersecurity indexes relevant to the healthcare sector.

Systematic literature review and metadata analysis of ransomware attacks and detection mechanisms

This paper (May 2019) is a systematic review of the anatomy of ransomware with the aim of serving as a benchmark for researchers in proposing a novel ransomware detection methodo

Why Employees (Still) Click on Phishing Links: An Investigation in Hospitals

This research paper (February 2019) explores behavioural patterns related to information security in healthcare using the theory of planned behaviour with integrated trust theories. 

Big data security and privacy in healthcare: A Review

This research paper (2017) highlights security and privacy issues related to the increasing use of data-enabled technologies in the fields of medicine, biomedicine and healthcare

Cybersecurity in healthcare: A narrative review of trends, threats and ways forward

This paper (July 2018) is an example of early research related to PANACEA, an H2020 funded research and innovation project, carried out by partners from Northumbria University.

A Survey of Cyber Security Approaches for Attack Detection, Prediction, and Prevention

This research paper (July 2018) highlights the need for more proactive cybersecurity measures against growing threats to organisations and individuals in cyber space.

Next Generation Cyber Security Solution for an eHealth Organisation

This paper (May 2017) investigates several network security metrics that need to be considered when designing and managing network security for an eHealth organisation.

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