The 2017 Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report is out. What should a Long Term Post-Acute Care Medical Group learn?

“Amateurs hack systems, professionals hack people” – Bruce Schneier The annual Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report (VDBIR) for 2017 is now available and contains some very interesting information about the state of data breaches in general and the healthcare sector specifically. Here are some definitions to help assist in understanding how the data is organized … Click to continue reading

Wanna Cry/Wanna Decryptor (Wanna) Ransomware. What every Medical Group needs to do immediately!

On Friday, May 12, 2017 the world started seeing the results of a new strain of ransomware that has now infected over 200,000 Windows machines in over 150 countries (and counting) with devastating results to some healthcare organizations. Historical Background In April, a group called Shadow Brokers released a set of National Security Agency (NSA) … Click to continue reading