Privacy & Security

Implementation best practices: Laying out the infrastructure
By Bill Siwicki 01:24 pm May 24, 2019
Three health IT infrastructure experts offer some sage advice on getting foundational network technologies up and running.
By Benjamin Harris 11:01 am May 17, 2019
Healthcare systems need to collaborate on defense and rely on AI and machine learning to respond to new threats, study finds.
By Nathan Eddy 10:36 am May 16, 2019
Frost & Sullivan research found hospitals focusing on collaboration to improve security and maintain medical device connectivity and uptime as top priorities.

Screengrab of the Singapore Red Cross website on May 16, 2019.

By Dean Koh 05:13 am May 16, 2019
The personal data of 4,297 people has been compromised after a website hack, according to a statement by the Singapore Red Cross (SRC) on May 16. 
Pharmaceuticals.
By Tammy Lovell 04:32 pm May 14, 2019
Counterfeiting is a huge concern for the pharmaceuticals industry, with an estimated one in 10 medical products circulating in low and middle income countries (LMICs) falsified, according to the World Health Organisation.
By Benjamin Harris 01:48 pm May 08, 2019
Unguarded and lacking a common playbook for security, the internet of things presents plenty of new network challenges.
By Mike Miliard 12:30 pm May 03, 2019
The MediLedger project, led by San Francisco blockchain startup Chronicled, is focused on leveraging DLT for more efficient healthcare contract reconciliation and chargeback processes.
By Nathan Eddy 09:48 am May 03, 2019
Company says the security flaw has not been exploited yet and urges customers to update to most recent version.
Whistle and "Whistle blower" written in block letters.
By Laura Lovett 02:16 pm May 02, 2019
Erika Cheung recently launched the Ethics in Entrepreneurship venture in Hong Kong and the US to help startups navigate ethics in innovation.
By Benjamin Harris 11:12 am May 01, 2019
Trojans, riskware, spyware and worms all plague healthcare, which leads all industries in number of data breaches.

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