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Getting Ahead of HIPAA Requirements to Increase Overall Security

Posted by Guy Rosenthal on Jan 2, 2019 3:14:28 PM

HIPAA Compliance—Cyberattackers Aren’t Fazed

In spite of longstanding HIPAA compliance requirements, and the billions of dollars being invested to ensure HIPAA compliance, it seems that cyberthreats and attackers aren't fazed. Healthcare suffered from some of the largest breaches ever reported in 2015. The breach at Anthem compromised 78.8 million records, and two additional breaches exposed more than 10 million records each1. The following year, 2016, saw the highest number of breaches with 327 reported. The number of breaches in 2017 surpassed 2016, with more than 342 reported. While the number of breaches grew, the number of compromised records dropped from 112 million in 2016 to a little more than 14 million in 2017.

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GDPR Compliance: Personal Data Privacy and Beefing Up Data Security

Posted by Guy Rosenthal on Dec 11, 2018 10:35:53 AM

The intersection between cybersecurity and data privacy is making front-page news these days. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), adopted by the European Union in 2016 and implemented in May 2018, represents a comprehensive regulatory effort with the objective of protecting consumer data and privacy. Organizations, or “controllers” of data in the language of the laws, must put in place “appropriate technical and organisational measures” to implement the data protection principles. There have been other legislative efforts in recent years dedicated to consumer data protection - the Dodd–Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act in the U.S. being one of them (though some of those regulations have since been removed or eased), but GDPR has been the most extensive.

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Expert Corner: Joseph Carson Talks Credit Card Fraud Discrepancies

Posted by the Illusive Networks team on Jan 21, 2016 4:47:27 AM

We recently spoke with Joseph Carson, the Head of Cyber Security at ESC Global Security and Head of Product at Arellia, to discuss the current state of data protection as well as the evolution of cyber insurance.

In this second part of our four-part series, Carson shared his thoughts about discrepancy in credit card fraud between the US and Europe.

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Cyber Security Expert Corner: What's the Future of Safe Harbor?

Posted by the Illusive Networks team on Jan 4, 2016 4:35:00 AM

We recently spoke with Joseph Carson, Head of Product at Arellia and Head of Cyber Security at ESC Global Security, to discuss the current state of data protection both in the United States and in Europe as well as the evolution of cyber insurance.

In this first part of our four-part series, Carson shared his thoughts about the recent invalidation of the Safe Harbor framework.

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The Quick Guide to Crafting a Data Breach Response Strategy

Posted by the Illusive Networks team on Nov 9, 2015 2:35:00 AM

 

So much work, time, and effort are put into preventing a cyber attack, that many fail to plan for the worst: developing a data breach response when an attack actually occurs.

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