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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...
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Reduce Your IT Frustrations by 90%

5 IT Frustrations and How the ITP Complete Cloud Can Help Frustration 1: Risks and Lack of Disaster Plans: No matter if a company is big or small, risk in terms of IT is something that must be considered. Many...
3 Areas Healthcare Practitioners Fall Short on HIPAA

3 Areas Healthcare Practitioners Fall Short on HIPAA

In the medical and dental fields, protected health information (PHI) is a concern not only for the patient, but also for the employees. Protected health information is any information about the health status, provision of health care, payment information or...
Risks of 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...
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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...