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Information Security Warning

Information Security Awareness I caught this article about information security awareness on one of my news feeds today: Cyberattacks sound alarms as business, lawmakers scramble to bolster defenses It talks about a raised level of information security awareness by the Government and major corporations due to numerous cyber attacks by Chinese hackers. I’ve seen many […]

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Hospital Fined $750,000 After Two Boxes of Data Go Missing During Transport

Boston’s South Shore Hospital has agreed to pay $750,000 to settle allegations that it failed to protect personal health information  of more than 800,000 people, mostly patients, after a breach in 2010. “Hospitals and other entities that handle personal and protected health information have an obligation to properly protect this sensitive data, whether it is in paper […]

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