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Increased Awareness Is the Best Cure for Health Care Security Risks

The health care market is quite heterogeneous, and as a result, each organization has a unique set of cybsersecurity needs and characteristics. The industry includes hospitals of all sizes, local doctoral consortia, public health care institutions and individual physicians. Naturally, health care security risks vary depending on the size and type of organiza
Publish At:2017-09-15 15:35 | Read:209 | Comments:0 | Tags:Data Protection Health Care Risk Management Chief Informatio

Weighing the Benefits and Challenges of Cognitive Adoption

The data mountain is growing at an unimaginable rate, and making sense of it requires a lot of effort and patience. Unorganized information, or dark data, is difficult to interpret, which results in valuable information passing right by marketers unnoticed and unused. Cognitive technology can help make sense of this data, better align it to business goals an
Publish At:2017-08-31 15:15 | Read:171 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cognitive Artificial Intelligence (AI) Cognitive Computing C

The Internet of Things to Come in Cybersecurity

The Internet of Things: Enabling Innovation and Exploitation Stop checking whether or not you’ve achieved your step goal. Right now. The widespread use of bring-your-own-device (BYOD) strategies and the shift towards interoperability within the Internet of Things (IoT) — the interconnection of computing devices embedded in everyday objects such as watc
Publish At:2017-07-11 15:55 | Read:392 | Comments:0 | Tags:Data Protection Health Care Identity & Access Health Care Da

Maintaining CIA to Keep Health Care Security Threats at Bay

Imagine that your health care organization just went on bypass due to a cyberattack. For those unfamiliar with the term, bypass is when a health care facility is unable to provide services for one reason or another. When an emergency room parking bay area is literally full of ambulances, for example, the hospital may go on bypass to ensure that any addition
Publish At:2017-06-29 09:20 | Read:387 | Comments:0 | Tags:Health Care Risk Management Data Protection Health Care Data

Health Care Endpoint Hygiene: A Post-WannaCry Call to Action

More so than in any other industry, the recent WannaCry attack caused health care organizations to rethink processes for keeping systems current and secure. Although Microsoft patched the very vulnerabilities WannaCry exploited over three months ago, many organizations are still struggling to find and patch relevant computers and systems. The Hidden Complexi
Publish At:2017-06-22 11:35 | Read:294 | Comments:0 | Tags:Endpoint Health Care Advanced Malware Endpoint Management En

Technology Treatment Plan: The Health Care Cybersecurity Imperative

Health care is under siege from cybersecurity threats. As noted by Healthcare IT News, another large-scale health insurance vendor recently shuttered its patient portal to deal with vulnerabilities that exposed personal data. Meanwhile, Beta News reported that 43 percent of all data breaches in the U.K. come from the health care sector. Now, the U.S. Departm
Publish At:2017-06-14 19:25 | Read:650 | Comments:0 | Tags:Data Protection Health Care Cybersecurity Legislation Federa

The Looming Threat of Health Care IoT Devices

A computer generation or two ago, IT managers fought a futile uphill battle to prevent rogue PCs from infiltrating the workplace, a battle fought largely in the name of data security. Their thinking was that if IT couldn’t manage it, they couldn’t secure it. Is history repeating itself with health care IoT devices? Fast forward to the present h
Publish At:2017-05-15 14:00 | Read:829 | Comments:0 | Tags:Endpoint Health Care Network Connected Devices Health Care D

Compliance Does Not Always Cure Health Care Security Woes

For organizations in highly regulated sectors such as health care, compliance with regulatory standards is not just a good idea; it’s the law. Moreover, there is a broad consensus that the regulatory standards are soundly based on security principles. Complaints about excessive or misguided regulations are not often heard. But the flip side of this r
Publish At:2017-05-14 01:10 | Read:359 | Comments:0 | Tags:Data Protection Health Care Compliance Data Privacy Endpoint

The Doctor Is In: Building a Security Immune System for Health Care

If you’re a member of my generation living in the U.S., you may remember the Bubble Boy. His story grabbed the national consciousness and was made into a TV movie featuring John Travolta. It was a sad tale of how a boy with a severe immune deficiency was forced to live his life inside a plastic bubble to protect him from pathogens. A single breach of t
Publish At:2017-05-14 01:10 | Read:573 | Comments:0 | Tags:Data Protection Health Care Health Care Industry Health Care

Building a Holistic Cyberhealth Immune System

With the increased focus on the importance of cybersecurity in the health care industry, it is important to think of a more holistic approach to address the industry’s pain points when managing the massive amounts of data are generated at an incredible pace every day. This growing challenge calls for an immune system approach to security. According to
Publish At:2017-05-05 20:20 | Read:624 | Comments:0 | Tags:Data Protection Health Care Data Security Electronic Health

The Conundrum of Health Care Security Spending

Health care security spending is one of those riddles wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma. Assets such as electronic medical records (EMR), which are ostensibly protected by security solutions, are probably cybercriminals’ most prized purloined item. On the Dark Web, a stolen EMR laden with its immutable data can fetch as much as $350 per individual
Publish At:2017-05-02 19:00 | Read:570 | Comments:0 | Tags:Data Protection Health Care Data Security Health Care Data H

Health Care Providers Need to Comply With HIPAA Regulations and Address These Five Critical Security Issues

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) mandated that health care organizations comply with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and implement electronic records systems by 2015. That date has passed, and now all complying health care organizations are storing their patients’ records electronically. Five Ways to Com
Publish At:2017-03-16 18:50 | Read:565 | Comments:0 | Tags:Data Protection Health Care Electronic Health Records (EHR)

Can You Inoculate Your Organization Against Cybercrime?

In the natural world, new viral threats arise and existing viruses evolve to defeat our defenses. Just look at the flu — during the 2015 to 2016 flu season, people around the globe were fighting strains out of Switzerland and Phuket. This year, everyone’s worried about new flu varieties from California, Hong Kong and Brisbane. That’s why we get a
Publish At:2017-02-20 13:10 | Read:790 | Comments:0 | Tags:Health Care Security Intelligence & Analytics himss IBM X-Fo

2017 HIMSS Conference and Exhibition: IBM MaaS360

The upcoming HIMSS 2017 Health IT Conference and Exhibition will take place from Feb. 19 to 23 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. For readers who have never attended, the HIMSS Conference is the industry’s largest health IT educational program and exhibition center. Each year, thousands of health IT professionals from around th
Publish At:2017-02-17 11:25 | Read:785 | Comments:0 | Tags:Health Care Mobile Security Enterprise Mobility Management (

CSOs Who Understand the User Experience Deliver Better Security

Security is everyone’s business. It can affect the user experience of everyone who has a stake in the organization’s data and the systems that collect and process it. Chief security officers (CSOs) are tasked with maintaining data security. Their jobs are complex in commercial enterprises, but health care environments pose additional challenges d
Publish At:2017-02-16 17:00 | Read:509 | Comments:0 | Tags:CISO Health Care C-Suite CSO Health Care Data Health Care In


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