PHI Personal Health Information
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How Protected Health Information hides in your network, and how to stop it.

One of the primary goals of a HIPAA compliance Risk Assessment is to document where PHI is stored for your organization.
App permissions
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Protecting Your Digital Fort: Unveiling the Truth About App Permissions

The short answer is yes; apps can request access to a wide range of information and device features on your smartphone.
QR Code Scams
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Beware of QR Code Scams: Protecting Yourself in the Digital Age

In today's digital landscape, convenience is king. From online shopping to mobile payments, the way we interact with the world has been transformed by technology.
Adobe Reader Security Updates
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Adobe Releases Security Updates for Multiple Products

In a digital landscape rife with potential threats and vulnerabilities, staying ahead of security risks has become an essential part of software development.
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The Power of HIPAA Training: Data Security & Compliance

Uncover the importance of HIPAA training: safeguard data, ensure compliance, and strengthen data security in healthcare organizations.
Requirements for HIPAA compliance
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Latest News in HIPAA Compliance

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) is a set of federal regulations that protect the privacy and security of health information.
Botnet attack AI
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Massive cyberattack spike could be AI

Akamai Security Intelligence recently reported on the rise of botnets who's creation requires no coding skills at all. Through the use of existing code libraries and the magic of AI, botnets can be created and launched by virtually anyone.
Addressing Email Vulnerabilities with HICP
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Addressing Email Vulnerabilities with HICP

In today's interconnected world, email has become an indispensable tool for communication in various industries, including healthcare. However, the healthcare sector faces unique challenges when it comes to protecting sensitive
Cybersecurity Skills Gap 2023
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Are you getting good cybersecurity guidance?

The cybersecurity skills gap exists across all industries, and healthcare is no exception. It is a significant and persistent challenge, and its implications can have far-reaching consequences. Here are some of the factors causing the shortage:
How will AI impact healthcare
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How will AI impact healthcare?

For most of us, ChatGPT is little more than a novelty, kind of like the first iteration of the internet many years ago. As an example, here’s what ChatGPT has to say about the current state of cybersecurity in healthcare.
password manager reviews
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Securely Managing Passwords: Best Practices and Popular Password Manager Reviews

In today's digital age, we rely on many online accounts to carry out everyday tasks such as checking emails, online banking, and shopping. With so many accounts to manage, remembering all the passwords is becoming increasingly difficult.
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Understanding the Far-Reaching Consequences of Cyber Attacks

Explore the ripple effects of successful cyber attacks, from financial losses and reputational damage to national security concerns. Stay informed and protected.
Ransomware costs
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Ransomware is everywhere, and this is how much it’s costing you.

A recent study by the company ThreatConnect identified the cost of recovering from a ransomware attack, including for small businesses, is as much as 30% of operating income.
Chrome security fixes

The Chrome Team fixed a number of security vulnerabilities that could potentially be exploited by attackers.

the Chrome team has also fixed a number of security vulnerabilities that could potentially be exploited by attackers to steal your personal information or take control of your device.
mitigate phishing email
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Protecting Patients: Understanding the Biggest Cyber Threats

The healthcare industry is at the forefront of technological advancements, with electronic health records (EHRs) and telemedicine being just a couple of examples of how technology has revolutionized patient care.
AI Malware Maas
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Is AI the future of cyber crime?

It seems as though artificial intelligence is everywhere these days, and it's literally just getting started. Think Model T era. But that's changing fast, and with all things technical, there's good and bad. One of the bad directions AI will take is the ability to write software code by itself, and that includes ransomware and other malicious attacks.