Ransomware Leads the Way in 2017’s Predicted Rise in Health Data Theft

HIMSS Unveils New Cybersecurity Hub: 5 Things to Know

Editor’s Note: Santosh Varughese is the President of Cognetyx, a provider of ‘Ambient Cognitive Cyber Surveillance’ to protect information assets against cyber security threats, data breaches and privacy violations. Welcome to 2017, the writing is on the wall and it didn’t take long to get there. Earlier this month Atlanta’s Emory Healthcare was hacked by the Harak1r1 the 0.2 Bitcoin Ransomware.  A database from the facility’s Brain Health Center containing data from more than 200,000 patients
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New HHS CyberSecurity Initiative: Too Little, Too Late?    

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Editor’s Note: D’Arcy Guerin Gue is a co-founder of Phoenix, with over 25 years of experience in executive leadership, strategic planning, IT services, knowledge leadership, and industry  relations —  with a special focus on patient engagement and federal compliance issues. She currently serves as the Director of Industry Relations at Phoenix Health Systems, a division of Medsphere SystemsAfter years of increasingly dangerous data security and privacy breaches across the American healthcare
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Newsflash: Healthcare Does Not Spend Enough on IT Data Security

Infographic: History of Security Data Breaches in Healthcare

Mathematically, the gap between $3.6 million and $17,000 is a chasm.This is something you know well if you’re Hollywood Presbyterian Hospital, which paid the latter number to unlock patient data held hostage by malicious hackers using ransomware when the former number is what the hackers initially asked for.While the dramatic reduction in ransom may have caused Hollywood Presbyterian to breathe a sigh of relief, there is no reason they or you should feel comforted. Consider this an initial shot
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Hospital Cyber-Attacks Could Be Mitigated through Higher Education

Infographic: History of Security Data Breaches in Healthcare

Editor's Note: J.A. Eve Krahe, Ph.D. is the dean of graduate programs for University of Phoenix School of Health Services Administration. Prior to joining University of Phoenix, she served as the director of health care innovation programs at Arizona State University. In his comments to the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions in September 2015, Brian Dishman of Intel Corporation described the “constellation” of health data that surrounds each of us. From diagnostic,
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Infographic: The Epidemic of Healthcare Cyber Attacks

Infographic: The Epidemic of Healthcare Cyber Attacks

Infographic shown created by Addictive Analytics illustrates the epidemic of healthcare cyber attacks based on the recent report findings by SANS and Norse. 
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7 Security Trends Healthcare Organizations Will Confront in 2014

7 Security Trends Healthcare Organizations Will Confront in 2014

 Kroll released its third annual Cyber Security Trends.
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New HP Print Security Solution Improves Security in Healthcare Organizations

New HP Print Security Solution Improves Security in Healthcare

HP announces their new print security offering, HP Access Control (AC) Printing Solutions That improves security in healthcare organizations.
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How to Leverage BYOD to Support Meaningful Use w/ Tom Murphy

How iPads Are Transforming Healthcare

How to effectively leverage BYOD to support Meaningful Use and SSO interview/podcast with Tom Murphy, Chief Marketing Officer at Bradford Networks  In part 2, Tom discusses the following: Steps for healthcare organizations to make BYOD a priority How to leverage BYOD to support Meaningful Use Single Sign On Technology in BYOD Future of BYOD LISTEN BELOW OR CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD HIT Consultant: Now with healthcare organizations facing competing priorities of Meaningful Use and
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ONC Releases Guide to Privacy and Security of Health Information

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ONC's Office of the Chief Privacy Officer (OCPO) recently released a "Guide to Privacy and Security of Health Information,"* an instructional guide designed to
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Interview/Podcast:Tom Murphy Talks BYOD in Healthcare

How iPads Are Transforming Healthcare

In this interview/podcast, HIT Consultant speaks with Tom Murphy, Chief Marketing Officer at Bradford Networks about BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) in Healthcare.
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