How do we protect our critical information infrastructure from evolving threats? What steps do we need to take to prepare for future adversaries who are continually refining their methods? How can these steps be applied to the health sector?
Now that that the dust has settled, it is possible to draw some conclusions from the findings of the Committee of Inquiry (COI) into the SingHealth cyber attack. The overall impression that emerges from a deep reading of the COI report is that of a culture of complacency at SingHealth and Integrated Health Systems (IHiS), the Ministry of Health’s IT arm.
By Shashi Jayakumar