Health Cybersecurity

Fraud Prevention 

Northrop Grumman’s recognition as an industry leader in cybersecurity was born in the defense industry where we have secured the most advanced systems in the world for over 30 years. That level of cyber expertise is now being integrated into the health marketplace to offer a broad array of cyber services.

This integration allows us to provide cutting-edge cyber solutions to our federal health clients, addressing their challenges with a suite of offerings that bridge the gap between compliance and real security.

Our Health Cybersecurity Mission

Our Health Cybersecurity mission focuses on ensuring that we provide the latest in cybersecurity and privacy protection for their healthcare data, systems, and networks. We are also ever vigilant in our quest for cyber and privacy dominance as we understand that a breach of healthcare data impacts every citizen.

Health Cybersecurity Challenges

The healthcare field faces many cybersecurity and privacy challenges. Our federal and state customers see phishing attacks on the rise, malware and ransomware becoming more and more sophisticated, encryption challenges (including encryption blind spots), cloud threats, expansion of the Internet of Things, insider threats, limitations of current risk assessments, supply chain management, legacy systems, lack of cyber talent, and resource constraints as their predominant top issues.

Northrop Grumman’s Healthy Cybersecurity Offerings

Northrop Grumman’s health cybersecurity offerings address these serious challenges by using our proactive approach to health cybersecurity and our ability to integrate cyber technology and health IT systems. Protecting the security and privacy of our clients’ information is a top concern.

Our Proactive Approach

Northrop Grumman, through proactive approaches, integrates cybersecurity by designing health IT systems to ensure the data is secure and adheres to continuous monitoring. Our cybersecurity staff and system engineers jointly review new technology to help develop state-of-the-art cyber solutions. Northrop Grumman utilizes strong situational awareness and integrates the following proven approaches to protect health data and systems whether in a server room or out in the field:

  • Defense-in-Depth
  • Cyber Resiliency
  • Cyber Command and Control
  • Identity and Access Management
  • Cloud Security
  • Big Data Security and Privacy
  • Trusted Mobility
  • Cyber Academy
  • Cyber Intelligence

Entrusting Health Information to an Industry Leader in Cybersecurity

The Health IT boundary is vast and we specialize in securing all elements of that boundary—from legacy systems to the most advanced technologies. Never before has such a depth of proven innovative cyber solutions been collated in a single offering and Northrop Grumman is excited about how they can be utilized to support the security and privacy of our current and future federal healthcare clients.

Health Overview

Health Overview

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