Reply to post: Re: For Pete's sake

Medicos could be world's best security bypassers, study finds

Alan Brown Silver badge

Re: For Pete's sake

"Probably the most secure approach to hospital computer systems I've seen is to have everything in virtual Windows instances in a server farm with the workstations purely acting as host displays,"

Doable cheap and NOT particularly expensive if you do it using linux desktops.

As a bonus, it's harder for the lusers to be tricked into installing malware (NHS firewalls are routinely bypassed and even the ones which aren't have more holes in them than a swiss cheese)

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