Document Type

News Article

Publication Date

Spring 2020



Besides hospitals and academic institutions, dozens of nonprofits, including so-called "nongovernmental organizations" - or NGOs - around the world must protect their COVID-19 research and related activities from those seeking to steal data or disrupt their operations, says cyber risk management expert Stanley Mierzwa of Kean University.

A wide variety of these nonprofit organizations are potential targets for cyberattacks during the COVID-19 pandemic. These include those that exist to "advance science around the world with research and serving to advance particular missions," he says in an interview with Information Security Media Group.

Publication Title

ISMG - Healthcare Information Security