The $218,400 fine in the US case of St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center, Massachusetts (SEMC) is only the latest reminder of the importance of ensuring file transfers are safe. In that case, the hospital’s handling of files was deemed so poor that the fine was levied even though there was no evidence of an actual breach. … Read moreAre your ePHI file transfers secure enough?
A Brief History Using PC security software has been common practice since the mid-1990s. Back then we needed to protect against viruses passed around by floppy disks and it took months for a virus to propagate from its source to be on PCs around the world. The viruses were no less destructive than today, but the … Read moreSecuring Your Network from Internet Threats
Don’t Let CryptoLocker Hold Your Business Data Ransom If your systems haven’t yet been infected by ransomware, consider yourself lucky—and make sure you teach your users how to continue to avoid it. Countless small businesses are finding out the hard way that even a single errant click can spell disaster, blocking access to key business … Read moreDon’t Let CryptoLocker Hold Your Business Data Ransom