By Art Gross – Data privacy and cybersecurity are paramount concerns for individuals and organizations alike. The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and cybersecurity standards are in place for both. It’s common to confuse the two critical healthcare business components as the same thing – yet they are very different.
Selected articles from industry expert Art Gross on HIPAA security and compliance. These include phishing, hacking for health data, and protecting against ransomware.
Starts on May 17th – Join HelpSystems for this Cybersecurity Week 2022 event, as they will discuss: The cybersecurity landscape, today’s most pressing cybersecurity threats, up-to-date cybersecurity trends and best practices, data compliance regulations, and HelpSystems’ modular cybersecurity solutions.
When: Tuesday, October 26, 2021 1:00 pm ET Topic: Industry Leaders Discuss Rising Threats and Minimizing Risks It has been...
By Art Gross – As healthcare continues to be a prime target for cybercriminals, understanding what is happening as an employee is equally, if not more, important than just being aware of the risk. Having insight into how the attack can play out will help you understand the threat and the outcome if a hack occurs.
By Art Gross – The healthcare industry has been called to task this year in ways that make them heroic in the eyes of the world. As a global community, words can’t accurately convey the gratitude they deserve from all of us. Today we’re going to talk about another way, one that is less visible, but very important, in which healthcare workers are heroes of a different kind.
Throughout the month of October Answers Media celebrated Cybersecurity Awareness Month 2020 with a plethora of posts each focused on a specific cybersecurity topic. This week’s Friday Five recaps all of the information and advice offered in those posts by our experts.
By Art Gross – How many unexpected and unforeseen circumstances can 2020 present us with? Each month we think that we’ve likely seen it all, considered it all, and readied ourselves for whatever comes our way. This year has provided us with plenty to panic over, and many things that we never thought we’d face.
By Greg Singleton – The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is very excited to announce the launch of the Health Sector Cybersecurity Coordination Center (HC3) website. The HC3 website is the next step in milestone on our mission to support the defense of the healthcare and public health sector’s information technology infrastructure…
By Art Gross – As the Novel Coronavirus pandemic continues to greatly impact our nation, working from home is no longer an occasional benefit for many Americans, but is now a requirement for many businesses to continue operating safely and effectively.
CynergisTek Supports Multiple Educational Programs to Address the Future of the Cybersecurity Profession
CynergisTek, Inc. a leader in healthcare cybersecurity, privacy, and compliance, announced its support for two innovative programs that provide cybersecurity education and training to help groom a future workforce of cybersecurity professionals.
By Ray Kimble – ‘Tis the season for shopping for the perfect gift from the comfort of your home or mobile device anywhere you go, and according to security experts, it’s also the season for increased identity theft opportunities.