PCI Security Standards Council Cements Position on Executive Responsibility for Data Security

PCI Security Standards Council Cements Position on Executive Responsibility for Data Security

The PCI Security Standards Council (SSC) recently compiled some resources on how to create a Culture of Cybersecurity. These resources reflect changes made to the PCI Data Security Standards (DSS) that require executive responsibility for data security. The PCI SSC regularly updates its standards based on feedback from the PCI […]

St. Joseph Home Care Network Confident of HIPAA Compliance with Absolute DDS

St. Joseph Home Care Network Confident of HIPAA Compliance with Absolute DDS

St. Joseph Home Care Network offers specialized services for in-home care delivered by multidisciplinary caregivers in home health, hospice, private duty and infusion pharmacy. With over 500 employees, St. Joseph’s was an early adopter of electronic medical records (EMR), accessing and inputting data to patient files on tablet devices […]

Increased Security Spending Does Not Always Translate to Reduced Incidents

Increased Security Spending Does Not Always Translate to Reduced Incidents

Cybersecurity threats are evolving. Cybersecurity spending is increasing. But are the current investments in prevention actually helping? These are questions that PwC has been asking in some of their latest research.

You Can’t Ignore the Cloud, Your Data is Already in Danger

You Can’t Ignore the Cloud, Your Data is Already in Danger

IT professionals are struggling to secure data in the Cloud, and part of the problem is that security standards for most third-party cloud applications are just not yet up to enterprise standards.

Healthcare Breaches Are About to Get Much More Costly

Healthcare Breaches Are About to Get Much More Costly

There are strong indications that the price tag associated with healthcare data breaches is about to go up significantly. While 90% of healthcare organizations have experienced a data breach in the past two years, there’s been a dramatic shift in litigation.

The Big Problem of Shadow Data in the Cloud

The Big Problem of Shadow Data in the Cloud

How often do your employees go rogue to set up cloud services without approval from your IT team? Far more than you think.

Top 3 Apps that Matter Most to IT

Top 3 Apps that Matter Most to IT

Of all the applications you deploy to your endpoints, which ones matter most? It’s an interesting question, especially when you consider the many risks you face when it comes to securing your endpoints and the data they contain.

The ICO Takes a Stand on Data Protection Enforcement

The ICO Takes a Stand on Data Protection Enforcement

The UK Information Commissioner’s Office just issued a record fine to UK telecom company TalkTalk in connection with an October 2015 data breach.