eHealth
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PCI & HIPAA Data Breaches of 2012: Lessons Learned

onlinetech - December 18, 2012

Here’s a review of the top 2012 data breaches within both the PCI and HIPAA compliant industries, and a quick analysis of what went wrong so you…

eHealth
105 views

Data Breach Analysis 2009-2012 – HITECH Experience Reviewed by HITRUST

David Harlow - December 9, 2012

In the first three years that the HITECH data breach notification rules have been in effect (September 2009 - September 2012), almost 500 breaches affecting more than…

eHealth
119 views

Health Care Data Thieves Mainly Looking to Make Money

DavidEWilliams - October 26, 2012

A Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report for the health care sector relieves that cybercriminals are generally seeking financial and personal information when they break into health care…

In the Wake of a Healthcare Data Breach
eHealth
125 views
eHealth
125 views

In the Wake of a Healthcare Data Breach

onlinetech - May 23, 2012

We hear all about what went wrong when a (typically unencrypted) HIPAA violation occurs – who left what mobile device where – what data was made publicly…

Due Diligence with Business Associates
Uncategorized
153 views
Uncategorized
153 views

Due Diligence with Business Associates

onlinetech - April 19, 2012

The latest 2012 HIMSS Analytics Report: Security of Patient Data released in April outlines survey statistics related to data breaches, including preventative measures taken and degree of…

Uncategorized
104 views

Server Hack Leads to HIPAA Violation by Utah Department of Health

onlinetech - April 10, 2012

A configuration error at the authentication level of a server allowed hackers from Eastern Europe to access 25,000 social security numbers and the personal records of over…

Business
95 views

Confidentiality

rdowney14 - April 3, 2012

I remember when a data breach was big news.  Now, it seems people are breaking into computer systems at least once a week, if not more frequently. …

PCI Compliance Status & Data Breaches
Medical Records
143 views
Medical Records
143 views

PCI Compliance Status & Data Breaches

onlinetech - March 9, 2012

Only 21 percent of organizations were found to be fully PCI compliant during their first assessment of attestation in the Verizon 2011 Payment Card Industry Compliance Report,…

Medical Records
146 views

Data Breach: How Much Will One Cost You?

David Harlow - March 7, 2012

The going rate for a compromised medical record seems to b The going rate for a compromised medical record seems to be $1000 (well, at least that's…

Business
119 views

5 Ways Healthcare Organizations Can Reduce Security Breaches

Fred Pennic - December 12, 2011

      According to a recent study by Ponemon Institute, there is an epidemic in security breaches in healthcare organizations increasing over 32 percent in the past…