Category - News & Events

20
Jan

Healthcare IT News: The Importance of Email Encryption

Healthcare IT News:  The Importance of Email Encryption Email is the focus of this month’s Healthcare IT News. In the healthcare industry, the confidentiality of patient data is one of the highest priorities. Not complying with patient privacy regulations, such as HIPAA, can have serious consequences for both healthcare practices and the patients affected. It’s …

18
Nov

Healthcare IT News: Hackers Targeting Healthcare Records

Healthcare IT News: Hackers Targeting Healthcare Records Healthcare can easily be considered some of the most sensitive data that is being stored by business and healthcare centers. It contains patient’s personal information such as birthdates, medical histories and other identifying information. If this information is breached not only are patient’s identities at risk, healthcare businesses …

6
Oct

Top 5 Risks of Keeping Your Company’s Data On-Premise

Top 5 Risks of Keeping Your Company’s Data On-Premise With ransomware and malware attacks on the rise, many organizations today are unsure of how to reduce their vulnerability.  The solution, though, is surprisingly clear.  A successful defense against ransomware and other incidents of malware is as simple as implementing an effective plan.  It’s about devising …

17
Jun

New Ransomware Alert

New Ransomware Alert There’s a new form of ransomware, filling the void left by CryptoLocker (recently shut down by the Justice Dept.). “Cryptowall” leverages social engineering and security exploits to encrypt its victims’ files. Cryptowall tricks users into downloading infected attachments or clicking infected advertisements, and then takes advantage of security gaps in platforms like …