Protecting the healthcare industry from cyber attacks

Cybersecurity designed to meet the unique challenges in the healthcare industry.


Over 93% of healthcare organizations have experienced a data breach over the past three years1.


48% of hospital executives reported a forced or proactive shutdown in the last six months due to a cyber attack2. 

$9.4 Million

The average total cost of a data breach in the healthcare industry is over $9.4 million2.

With digital advances and the growing prevalence of Internet of Medical Things (IoMT) and interconnectivity in modern healthcare workplaces, cyberattacks are becoming more common. Critical Start protects these environments with Managed Detection and Response (MDR) and Blue Team services such as incident response. These services give you expert resources to prevent breaches, reduce attacker dwell time, and free up your team to focus on the strategic initiatives for the business.

Managed Detection and Response Services

Expert SOC coverage 24/7/365 for EDR, SIEM and XDR tools

Critical Start Managed Detection and Response services provide SOC expertise and integrations with industry leading EDR, SIEM, and XDR technologies to quickly detect every event, resolve every alert and respond to breaches. MDR excels in protecting patient data, stopping ransomware, and mitigating risk of third-party supplier vulnerabilities.

Our Cyber Research Unit (CRU) enhances the MDR services with an elite team of researchers and detection engineers who build and enrich detections and Indicators of Compromise (IOCs) and works as an extension of your team to continuously optimize threat detection and response outcomes in your unique environment. 

Healthcare Customer Reviews from Gartner Peer Insights

” They are very responsive to our questions and has a product / team that is able to help us streamline the way we detect and respond to security events. ..”

“Super helpful team, easy to use management center. Customer reps are very knowledgeable. easy agent installation fast response time always available…”

“We are an existing CriticalStart customer but new to their MDR offering. The customer and implementation services have been excellent. …”

A Cure for Killware

Killware! That sounds pretty bad. But what does it mean, how does it happen, & how do you prevent it?

Watch our video to learn about killware and how to prevent it, other current cybersecurity threats in the healthcare industry, how to handle ongoing threats and the challenges they present, and how managed detection and response (MDR) services can help.

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Get an expert lead, personalized demo of our Zero Trust Analytics Platform™ (ZTAP®), the platform that we use to deliver MDR, and an overview of our services.

Incident Response Services

Breaches happen in today’s complex, technological world, but you have the power to do something about it. Our Cybersecurity Incident Response team helps you limit the dwell time of an attacker through immediate response.

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1The 2020-2021 Healthcare Cybersecurity Report,

2 The Average Cost of a Healthcare Data Breach is Now $9.42 Million, HIPPAA Journal,

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