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Why Is Cybersecurity So Hard?

After nearly 20 years of trying and billions of dollars in investment, why are organizations are still struggling with cybersecurity? In fact, the problem seems to be getting worse, not

Why better coordination could enhance data protection – Health Data Management

Regulatory schemes for protecting data, whether healthcare or otherwise, are often criticized in the United States for being fragmentary and siloed. No coordinated regulatory framework exists because that is not

Nearly half of businesses have no cyber security policy, survey finds (From Bournemouth Echo)

ALMOST half of businesses who took part in a survey had no policies on data security, cyber security or data protection. The research also showed a low take-up of the

Hacking Healthcare: Compliance Alone Won’t Save You – CIO

A breach of a healthcare provider can have a serious impact, both in terms of financial loss and patient confidence. HIPAA violations can involve fines of up to $50,000. That’s

Compliance Does Not Always Cure Health Care Security Woes

For organizations in highly regulated sectors such as health care, compliance with regulatory standards is not just a good idea; it’s the law. Moreover, there is a broad consensus that

10 Key Elements of Any Data Security Policy to Safeguard Your Company – Workforce Magazine

I recently told you that small businesses (less than 250 employees) suffered 31 percent of last year’s cyberattacks. What can you do to best protect your business (of any size)

Three Ways to Tune Up Your HIPAA Compliance – Lexology

As the HHS Office for Civil Rights continues to issue press releases about HIPAA settlements and enforcement actions, now is a good time to re-examine HIPAA and data privacy compliance

Making GRC — Governance, Risk and Compliance — More Than Just Buzzwords

The scope and sophistication of cybercrime continues to grow, with the Dark Web marketplace evolving to provide an ecosystem and even a language designed for the needs of organized crime

Time to prepare for the GDPR – ITProPortal

We live in a world now where we share our personal data constantly. The above example is one of the more extreme, but I, like so many of us, give

Payment Card Industry Security Compliance: What You Need to Know

In the dynamic world of payments, transaction security is of paramount importance. When we speak with our customers and partners, the topic of payment security and Payment Card Industry (PCI)