Privacy & Security
03:25 pm May 10, 2017
Patient was arrested for showing a fake Social Security card, but Texas health system was still held liable for releasing name.
09:51 am May 10, 2017
There has to be a more sustainable way to get hospitals to put information security controls in place than taking millions out of operating budgets.
02:00 pm May 09, 2017
Harrisburg Gastroenterology said suspicious system activity triggered discovery that an unauthorized person could have accessed patient data.
12:42 pm May 09, 2017
Cause of Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center breach tied to misconfigured rsync backup that was managed by iHealth Innovations.
10:47 am May 09, 2017
Barracuda survey finds the bulk of users are relying on third parties to safeguard their files.
02:40 pm May 08, 2017
While meeting demands set by cybercriminals may solve the problem short-term, the FBI director tells hospitals it will come back to haunt them.
01:47 pm May 08, 2017
Variants masked as legitimate, existing monitoring tools can gain full network and data access of the victim.
02:52 pm May 05, 2017
THA’s cybersecurity awareness program hopes to better prepare hospitals to fend off hackers focused on healthcare.
02:33 pm May 05, 2017
The hacker had warned Aesthetic Dentistry and OC Gastrocare in 2016 to pay to keep the records private, but the extortion attempt failed.
01:09 pm May 04, 2017
And physicians, nurses, executives and other healthcare staff are all carrying devices that are easily lost or stolen.