Privacy & Security

Lack of encryption proved costly for Children's Medical Center in Dallas.

By Jessica Davis 04:05 pm February 01, 2017
By Mike Miliard 11:51 am February 01, 2017
The new initiative aims to takes the guesswork out readiness, articulating threats, mapping them to CSF controls and giving healthcare organizations a blueprint for better cybersecurity posture.
Forrester predictions 2017 cybersecurity
By Bill Siwicki 07:06 am January 31, 2017
The research firm offers five cybersecurity predictions for 2017, ranging from Internet of Things devices to Trump facing a cyber-crisis.
By Jessica Davis 04:01 pm January 30, 2017
Employees of Wyoming-based Campbell County Health and eHealthInsurance are the latest victims of a W-2 phishing scam, the organizations announced last week.
consumers concerned privacy security
By Bill Siwicki 03:00 pm January 26, 2017
And 36 percent of respondents  are worried that their health information will get into the wrong hands.
Sponsored by
By Verizon 02:07 pm January 25, 2017
A look at how sensors, devices and analytics are reshaping enterprise at the operational level.

Mandeep Khera

By Jessica Davis 10:26 am January 24, 2017
Lack of regulation and visibility of hacks to the public allow organizations to put IoT and mobile security on the back burner, but Arxan exec Mandeep Khera expects both regulations and hacks to increase this year.
Yale secure cloud platform

Harlan Krumholz said the technology makes patients true partners in care and research.

By Diana Manos 09:12 am January 24, 2017
The technology, known as Hugo, empowers patients to compile data from multiple EHRs and synchronize them with a research database. 
Cyberthreat intelligence sharing
By John Andrews 09:09 am January 24, 2017
Participating in a CTI program enables healthcare information security specialists to gain a better understanding of the threat landscape and, ultimately, to more effectively safeguard against it. 

Matt Barrett is NIST program manager for the Cybersecurity Framework.

By Jessica Davis 02:12 pm January 23, 2017
While officials made no major changes to the security guidance, the proposed updates evolve the voluntary guidance and introduces measurement methods for cybersecurity.

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