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5 Tips to Just Get Your Risk Analysis Done

Doing a Security Risk Analysis is high on many lists right now.  Not only is it the number one thing OCR has defined as not being done properly, but it is also a required element for Meaningful Use attestation.  We have been getting a lot of traffic to our Risk...

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Breach Is Gonna Get You!

Gamblers spend years and fortunes trying to “beat the odds” often to no avail.  They know they are taking a major risk but they are looking for the big payoff.   If you are a numbers person, you boil things down to statistics or dollars and cents.  Those numbers help...

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Does XP swan song affect your HIPAA compliance?

We started working with our clients on replacing XP machines in their technology plans in 2013. No one is surprised when we come calling for the last few they have installed in 2014.  They have been hearing we were removing them for a long time.  But, not everyone has...

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Who is Phishing for your PHI?

An email arrives in your inbox tomorrow from someone working at one of the large insurance companies.  It tells you that someone has attempted to make changes to your information on their systems.  It is very specific because it uses your name and says they feel...

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No Better Time to Get Started

Privacy and security programs require persistent care and monitoring. There will never be a better time to get started.