Is Gmail HIPAA Compliant?

Many health care providers are required to adhere to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), but is Gmail HIPAA-compliant? This article talks about how you can send HIPAA compliant email. This act was designed to protect a patient’s personally-identifying information from being accessible to the general public. As more clinicians are electronically [...]

By |2020-01-02T04:11:35+00:00December 13th, 2019|HIPAA, HIPAA and Email, HIPAA and G Suite|12 Comments

Is Office 365 HIPAA compliant?

Health care providers must follow the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).  Is Office 365 HIPAA compliant, though? This act protects your patient healthcare data (PHI).  As more clinicians are electronically transmitting patient records and other personal information to specialists and medical facilities, it is imperative that we ensure that information is secure. Isn’t [...]

By |2020-01-02T03:08:09+00:00December 3rd, 2019|HIPAA, HIPAA and Email, HIPAA and Office 365|1 Comment

The Best Ways to Fight Banking Trojans

Banking Trojans are back, and they're nasty. Click on the wrong email, and hackers drain your firm's operating accounts. Incredibly, many of these attacks even defeat your bank's two-factor authentication. Here's a great article that explains how banking trojans bypass two-factor authentication. So what should every business do to protect yourself against banking trojans? The [...]

By |2020-01-02T03:05:04+00:00November 30th, 2019|Cybersecurity, SEC Cybersecurity Guidance|0 Comments

HIPAA Compliant Email – What Makes Email HIPAA Compliant?

HIPAA Compliant Email is at the heart of modern medical practices. It makes administrative processes more efficient. It also saves time by automating communication (like reminding patients about appointments). Emails also help both the provider and the patient stay connected. A staggering 93% of adult patients prefer to communicate with physicians through email! HIPAA regulations [...]

By |2020-01-02T02:54:10+00:00November 27th, 2019|HIPAA, HIPAA and Email|0 Comments

SEC Cybersecurity Guidance: Phishing

As our work moves online and becomes more digital, our risks are changing. In recognition of this fact, registered investment advisors must take cybersecurity seriously. The SEC cybersecurity guidance lays out clear directions for taking cybersecurity risks seriously. And one of the biggest threats to your firm today is phishing. The SEC Cybersecurity Guidance seems [...]

By |2020-01-02T02:56:27+00:00November 19th, 2019|SEC Cybersecurity Guidance|0 Comments