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2 Health Data Breaches Affect Total of 220,000

By |November 22nd, 2019|

Ransomware, Phishing Attacks Expose a Wealth of Data

Careless Users Pose Risk to Healthcare Endpoints, Data, Access

By |November 18th, 2019|

A report from Clearwater sheds light on the continued risk careless users pose to healthcare data security, including exposed endpoints, susceptibility to phishing, and improper access.

Health Data Breach Tally Update: Top Causes

By |November 8th, 2019|

Hacker attacks, IT mishaps and vendor errors are among the top causes of the largest health data breaches added to the official federal tally so far this year.

Clinics Serving Uninsured Hit by Ransomware

By |October 28th, 2019|

A ransomware attack on the operator of non-profit clinics that serve the uninsured in St. Louis led to the breach of information on 152,000 patients, clinicians and employees.

Phishing Schemes Continue to Plague the Healthcare Sector

By |October 24th, 2019|

Recent health data breaches involving phishing schemes are reminders of the persistent threat email-related scams pose to healthcare organizations – and the urgent need to mitigate that threat.

Cyber Risk Management: A Business Enabler (Not an IT Issue)

By |September 23rd, 2019|

Cyber risk management is not an “IT problem”; it is an enterprise risk management matter that can be harnessed into a business enabler.

How the New York SHIELD Privacy Bill Impacts Healthcare Organizations

By |September 19th, 2019|

Reporting requirements of New York’s SHIELD Act go into effect on October 23; healthcare organizations that collect or use personal or private data from state residents will need to be in compliance.

NIST Proposes PACS Cybersecurity Guidance for Health Providers

By |September 17th, 2019|

Developed with industry leaders like Clearwater Compliance, Symantec, and others, new NIST guidance and a proposed project could help health delivery organizations secure the PACS ecosystem.

What the New York SHIELD Act Means for Healthcare Organizations

By |September 10th, 2019|

On July 25, 2019 the Governor of New York signed into law the “Stop Hacks and Improve Electronic Data Security Act” (SHIELD ACT) effective March 21, 2020.

The Rise of Enterprise Cyber Risk Management Software

By |September 4th, 2019|

The digital transformation of healthcare is rapidly driving the adoption of new technology and information systems to support key business initiatives. We are experiencing a veritable explosion in health care data, systems and devices.

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