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Key Take-Aways From Veriz…

Key Take-Aways From Verizon's 2018 Protected Health Information Data Breach Report

Those responsible for protected health information (PHI) would be well served to review Verizon's 2018 Protected Health Information Data Breach Report for valuable insight into cyber threats. Here are some key take-aways. Read More
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DC Court of Appeals Rules…

DC Court of Appeals Rules on FCC's 2015 TCPA Order

On Mar. 16, the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia issued its much-anticipated decision in ACA International, et al, v. FCC. The case involved various petitions of the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) inter… Read More
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Courts Moving Closer to C…

Courts Moving Closer to Clarity on TCPA for Health Care Entities

As texting has become a preferred medium for communicating in many demographics, healthcare providers are responding to consumer demand by incorporating text messaging into their workflows and outreach campaigns. However, providers have been thwarted… Read More
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Understanding the Board of Directors' Role in Cyber-Risk Management

This week I received a mailing stating that I am eligible for free credit monitoring because I was among millions affected by a data breach. I put it aside; I am already receiving free credit monitoring because of a different major data breach. Read More
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Protecting Your Data Whil…

Protecting Your Data While On-The-Go

The holidays are a busy time, with lots of travel, lots of online shopping and lots of chances for someone to access data through your cell phone or other internet enabled devices. Taking a few precautions now can prevent a larger concern in January. Read More
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Learn From Uber's Privacy…

Learn From Uber's Privacy and Security Mistakes

This week the FTC entered into a Consent Order with Uber Technologies regarding Uber’s privacy and information security practices. The FTC concluded that Uber misrepresented its privacy and security practices in express assurances given t… Read More
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