In addition to changes in the health care system and the growing popularity of remote work, clinics and hospitals should actively seek solutions that protect the data transmitted through telemedicine services. In addition to the introduction of SD-WAN infrastructure aimed at securing distributed networks in medical institutions, Fortinet experts should consider the following solutions:
Endpoint Security: allows you to manage computers and mobile equipment with complete security status information and provides active protection using secure remote access via a built-in VPN. This solution should be associated with an end-point management system that allows for comprehensive and centralized management.
Identification and Access Management Products (IAM) – when users and devices connect to the network through multi-factor authentication to verify identification and verify ownership of the relevant certificates.
Wireless Device Management Solutions – Packages of access point configuration options that provide secure communication between remote office and medical facility networks. In addition, their IT teams should consider integrating wireless access points with a firewall. Solutions equipped with integrated mechanisms that guarantee the confidentiality of telephone conversations: this technology can overcome a large amount of voice traffic in terms of security and efficiency.
Network authentication solutions: allow multiple remote employees to securely access the employer’s network.New Generation Firewall: Integrate various security solutions, such as automatic threat protection and SSL traffic checking.The introduction of innovative solutions in the health care network will significantly improve the quality of patient care. Thanks to telemedicine, doctors can help those who for various reasons can not get to the clinic. These tools are constantly evolving and becoming more important, so it is important to protect them properly.