Privacy & Security

By Tom Sullivan 11:02 am September 11, 2017
With security risks on all sides, healthcare providers must have a game plan. At the HIMSS Healthcare Security Forum, former U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Tom Ridge lays out the top things they should be doing right now to gain visibility into the threats – and how they should be planning for the future – while explaining the...
Bill Parkinson of Unisys
By Unisys 01:00 pm August 31, 2017
(SPONSORED) Even though they're a significant attack vector – a gateway through which attackers can gain access to a hospital's entire information network – the allure of vulnerable medical devices to cyber crooks is still under-appreciated, says Bill Parkinson director of global healthcare strategy at Unisys.
Adnan Hamid, Assistant CIO at Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital
By Eric Bailey 01:50 pm June 01, 2017
Adnan Hamid, Assistant CIO at Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital, discusses the organization's areas of focus for health IT in 2017 including cybersecurity, disaster recovery, interoperability and more.
Jamie Lam, University of California at San Francisco School of Medicine
By Eric Bailey 11:18 pm May 14, 2017
Jamie Lam, data security compliance manager for the University of California at San Francisco School of Medicine offers tips for managing "shadow IT" as tech-savvy employees find their own ways to work effectively.
Matt Trevors, Carnegie Mellon University
By Eric Bailey 11:13 pm May 14, 2017
Matt Trevors, a senior member of the technical staff with the CERT Division of the Software Engineering Institute at Carnegie Mellon University, offers help for meeting the HIPAA Security Rule.
Kevin Fu, associate professor of computer science & engineering at the University of Michigan
By Eric Bailey 11:05 pm May 14, 2017
Kevin Fu, associate professor of computer science and engineering at the University of Michigan, sees historic parallels with our current cybersecurity moment.
Sharon Klein, partner in the Health Sciences Department of Pepper Hamilton
By 10:59 pm May 14, 2017
Sharon Klein, partner in the Health Sciences Department of Pepper Hamilton, offers tips for audit preparedness, business associate agreements, cyber insurance and more.
By Eric Bailey 10:50 pm May 14, 2017
Kim Jones, director of the Cybersecurity Education Consortium at Arizona State University discusses the keys to "transformational security."
FBI special agent M.K. Palmore
By Eric Bailey 03:51 pm May 12, 2017
M.K. Palmore, FBI assistant special agent in charge of San Francisco's Cyber Branch, also describes a fast-evolving threat landscape, explains cyber criminals' focus on ROI and discusses the emerging security trends that concern him the most.
Adam Brand, director of privacy and security at Protiviti
By 02:46 pm May 12, 2017
(SPONSORED) Adam Brand, director of privacy and security at Protiviti, describes his work exploring medical device weaknesses, and points to two main areas of risk.

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