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Episode #7: Cyber Insights by SOSA with Leon Lerman, CEO Cynerio

William Altman

Senior Analyst at SOSA

Jun 25, 2020

The healthcare industry is under threat from cyber attackers that want to take advantage of the chaos caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. In turn, providing healthcare delivery organizations with the insight and tools they need to secure clinical ecosystems including medical devices has never been more important.

In episode 7, William Altman interviews Leon Lerman, CEO of Cynerio. With Cynerio, hospitals can ensure patient safety, data confidentiality, and business continuity. Leon answers questions on his company’s mission, his most top-of-mind cybersecurity trend in 2020, securing medical devices and networks in the middle of 'network chaos', the need for virtual segmentation technology, and more.

Check out the full interview in the video above, or skip to the most relevant questions:

(1:03) Q1: What does your company do and how do you do it?

(3:15) Q2: When you think about cybersecurity trends today, ranging from threats to regulations (ex. ransomware, PII theft, nation-state threats, regulations, etc.) what is top of mind for you in 2020?

(4:32) Q3: Is it still possible to flag anomalous behavior at the network level while delivering a low number of false positives, even in the middle of network chaos?

(7:26) Q4: Cynerio recently introduced a virtual segmentation component to its product, can you tell us more about this new offering and why it is a must have for healthcare delivery organizations?