Privacy & Security

The word "security" next to a cursor
By Kat Jercich 01:12 pm April 07, 2021
Federal officials say Trillium Health spent hundreds of thousands of dollars in response to the incident.
A person getting vaccinated
By Kat Jercich 01:08 pm April 01, 2021
Experts caution that the speed and scope of mobile COVID-19 vaccination efforts in ad hoc settings could present cybercriminals with new opportunities for data theft.
By Sara Mageit 10:56 am March 31, 2021
The report includes data from global healthcare organisations in the US, UK, France and Germany.
A person in a mask gives another person in a mask a shot
By Kat Jercich 11:57 am March 30, 2021
Built on Salesforce's Vaccine Cloud, the Vaccine Edge tool is aimed at improving the vaccination signup process when high demand tests website capacity.
A person holding a syringe with the words "COVID19" on a sign in the background
By Kat Jercich 11:34 am March 29, 2021
The World Health Organization on Friday issued a warning about counterfeit and stolen COVID-19 vaccines being sold on the dark web.  
Cloud security HIPAA HITECH
By Bill Siwicki 02:31 pm March 26, 2021
The CISO at vendor FNTS goes in-depth on where cloud technology works best, and talks cybersecurity measures to address the HIPAA Safe Harbor Law.
A person on their phone
By Kat Jercich 04:32 pm March 19, 2021
Atascadero State Hospital reported this week that a state employee had improperly accessed more than 2,000 records, including information necessary for tracking COVID-19.
Bad actors' hands at a keyboard in a shadowy environment
By Kat Jercich 12:11 pm March 16, 2021
An eye care practice reported that an unauthorized individual had gained access to an employee's work email in January.
Microsoft booth HIMSS conference
By Bill Siwicki 11:31 am March 15, 2021
In 2020, a record number of 1,268 Microsoft vulnerabilities were discovered, a 48% increase year over year, a BeyondTrust report finds. Its CISO sits for an interview to dig deep into the findings.
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By Tammy Lovell 04:19 am March 13, 2021
Passengers travelling to Martinique and Guadeloupe will use smartphone app to prove COVID-safe status.