Former Aetna Security Executive Brenda Ferraro Joins Prevalent
WARREN, NJ (Marketwired – Sep 13, 2017) – Prevalent, Inc., the leader in Third-Party Risk Management and Vendor Threat Intelligence, today announced the appointment of Brenda Ferraro as Senior Director, Networks and CYBERFIT®. In this new role, Brenda will work closely with Prevalent’s healthcare, legal, financial, and higher education vertical networks to provide collaborative and economical solutions. In addition, she will continue to grow Prevalent’s vertical networks portfolio into sectors particularly vulnerable to third party risk.
The regulated healthcare industry, with its valuable Protected Health Information (PHI), is one of the most highly targeted sectors for data breaches and hacks. According to a recent Ponemon study, 89% of surveyed healthcare organizations experienced a data breach over the last two years, costing the industry an estimated $6.2 billion dollars. As much as 63% of all data breaches now occur through third party suppliers.Read More