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5 important takeaways from the 2013 Verizon Data Breach Report for Healthcare providers

April 23, 2013  |  by benw  |  Blog, EMRSOAP Services, News

1. “A definite relationship exists between industry and attack motive, which is most likely a byproduct of the data targeted.” This is a refrain repeated several times throughout the report.  Given that a significant amount of the attacks are made from malevolent entities that are strictly attempting to steal data for monetary benefit, the data …

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Should we trust our Business Associates?

April 17, 2013  |  by benw  |  Blog, News

In short: yes, you should trust your business associates, but you must verify that they are claiming.  So you should trust them, but you shouldn’t put faith in them.  Whether you are a medical provider dealing with a business associates or a business associates engaging a subcontracting business associate, handing over data on the simple …

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