Healthcare IT is moving to the cloud; unfortunately, so are opportunistic hackers.

In fact, healthcare cybercrime has become so common that its costs exceed the global healthcare cloud computing market's value. In the past five years, cyberattacks against hospitals have more than doubled, costing the U.S. health system $6 billion annually. Industry researcher MarketsandMarkets valued the world's healthcare cloud computing sector at $3.73 billion in 2015, which it expects to approach $9.5 billion by 2020.

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