Hospitals vulnerable to cyber attacks on just about everything - Attivo Networks
Attivo Networks Blogs

Hospitals vulnerable to cyber attacks on just about everything

They entered the hospital and moved from floor to floor, dropping malware-laced USB thumb drives where staffers might tend to pick them up.

Before they entered the facility, the security researchers at Independent Security Evaluators had disguised the drives, labeling them with the hospital’s logo.

Within 24 hours, infection spread as hospital employees used the bobbytrapped drives at nursing stations that obediently called in to request malware from the researchers’ server.


Read more>>

Share on:

Free Active Directory Assessment

Get Visibility Into Privilege And Service Account Exposure

For a limited time, Attivo Networks is providing free Active Directory Security Assessments to demonstrate how ADAssessor provides unprecedented and continuous visibility to AD vulnerabilities.

Try Our Endpoint Detection Net (EDN) for Free


Free use offer of our Award-winning security solution to prevent attackers from lateral movement, credential theft, and privilege escalation, fast and easy.

Newsletter Signup

    Yes, please opt me in to receive your quarterly newsletter, event invitations, and product updates.

    I understand that I can opt out at any time, and can refer to Attivo Networks Privacy Policy for more information.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

ADSecure 90-Day Free Trial


  • Hide and deny access to AD objects
  • Get alerted on unauthorized queries
  • Attack details easily viewable in dashboard
  • Your data remains on-premise


Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

one + 18 =

Ready to find out what’s lurking in your network?

Scroll to Top