Companies that need to comply with privacy laws like HIPAA, PCI, GLBA, etc. need to worry about data loss prevention tools. “Data loss prevention” typically refers to preventing employees from deliberately stealing or accidentally leaking sensitive data. The typical stack to data loss prevention tools include: Blocking or monitoring USB drives Blocking or monitoring CD/DVD burners [...]
Figuring out how to avoid a security breach can be overwhelming. There are hundreds of ways that hackers, patients, and employees can steal data if they want, and most organizations don't have the time or money to try to address all of them. Luckily, we can learn from the mistakes of others! "You must [...]
Firing an employee, or having an employee leave voluntarily? Use this list of 28 measures to keep your business safe.
Website hacked? Are you worried that it might be? More importantly, would you even know if it is? Are you a website hacking target? You might think that your business is too small to be hacked. Think again. You’ll be blown away by these stats, courtesy of a terrific article by Joey Song: [...]
Why is it important to have a secure laptop? Losing a laptop or having one stolen can be disastrous for any business. Not only will it leave you unable to work until you find a replacement, but if the laptop has Personal Health Information (PHI) on it, you might have to report a breach under [...]
The first step in performing a HIPAA security risk assessment is to be sure you understand what Protected Health Information (PHI) your practice has. […]