Threat Detection and Information Sharing in Healthcare Strengthened by NH-ISAC Partnership with Anomali

Anomali has teamed up with the National Health Information Sharing and Analysis Center (NH-ISAC) and will be supplying threat intelligence to healthcare groups through NH-ISAC. Anomali will be supplying NH-ISAC with the necessary tools and infrastructure to allow its subscribers to collaborate and share threat intelligence with other clients.

Anomali will be supplying up to date threat intelligence on new and current external threats specific to the healthcare sector allowing NH-ISAC members to take proactive steps to mitigate risk. Anomali’s early warning system helps healthcare groups respond to threats swiftly when suspicious activity is noticed on a network.

NH-ISAC subscribers include hospitals, health insurers, medical research centers, pharma firms, ambulatory suppliers, medical device makers and other healthcare stakeholders. NH-ISAC community members assist each other use physical and cyber threat intelligence to inform security decisions and minimize threats.

The new partnership between NH-ISAC and Anomali will help empower the healthcare community to spot and react to cyber threats. Anomali supplies actionable threat intelligence that can be purchased by healthcare organizations and used to compliment internal security threat monitoring measures.

The Anomali platform automates gathering, normalization, and integration of threat intelligence from a many different sources. The platform facilitates seamless collaboration with peers in other groups through Anomali Trusted Circles and gives healthcare centers complete visibility into attacks that threaten the confidentiality of protected health data and the security of the networks on which the data is stored. A threat detection by one member notifies other organizations take precautionary steps to block attacks before they happen

Jim Routh, NH-ISAC board member stated“Sharing threat intelligence among member firms is one of the most essential services of any ISAC. The NH-ISAC Board is pleased with the opportunity to work with the Threatstream platform to enhance threat intelligence sharing for the healthcare sector”.