Telehealth is on the rise and so are telehealth cyber attacks

Telehealth — on the rise at Veterans Affairs and in the private sector — has one thing in common with every other digital service: It’s a cybersecurity risk. Now the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence, part of the National Institute of Standards and Technology, is planning a healthcare project to establish best practices for security and privacy in telehealth situations. To find out more about the project, Federal Drive host Tom Temin spoke with Ron Pulivarti, senior cyber engineer.