August 2018

Can you remember the moment when you heard your calling to cybersecurity? Matt Dobbs, chief integration architect at IBM’s X-Force Threat Intelligence and Integration Lab in Atlanta, GA, can. He was working as an IT consultant in the early 2000s, following a brief stint as a Java developer in a “dot-bomb,” when one of his […]

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Medtronic Criticized for Lax Medical Device Security Response Medical Device Security Requires Collaborative Action from Industry Patient Safety Concerns Driving Medical Device Security Investment The Philips e-Alert sensor-based tool measures environmental factors against thresholds, triggering an alert if a key MRI parameter diverges from a predefined value. Alerts are sent by email, text message, and/or […]

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CyberWar Map visualizes global threats Anyone who has ever tried to track a subject by storing articles and reports in file cabinets —yes, I’m that old —is bound to get a rush of serotonin upon launching George Washington University’s new CyberWar Map.  Actually, younger folks who appreciate data visualization will probably get a pretty good […]

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Update: Singapore’s Cyber Security Agency has clarified that the source of the data on cyber crimes was the Singapore Police Force. Etiqa, a Malaysia-origin digital insurer, launched its new affordable protection product called Personal Cyber Insurance today in Singapore, which offers protection from cyber threats. It was a timely response to the growing concerns about […]

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Update: Singapore’s Cyber Security Agency has clarified that the source of the data on cyber crimes was the Singapore Police Force. Etiqa, a Malaysia-origin digital insurer, launched its new affordable protection product called Personal Cyber Insurance today in Singapore, which offers protection from cyber threats. It was a timely response to the growing concerns about […]

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Shutterstock In the e-commerce industry alone, there are hundreds of thousands of sites in operation. All of these sites can benefit from investing in cybersecurity. Transactions conducted on e-commerce sites require the exchange of confidential data that can be compromised at any time if companies don’t have the right type of cybersecurity protection. If a […]

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By Fred Donovan August 30, 2018 – For ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs), healthcare cybersecurity challenges and responses are different depending on the size of the operation, observed Tom Hui, founder of Surgical Center Information Systems and CEO of HSTpathways. Hui noted that around 40 percent of ASCs are owned or jointly owned and managed by large […]

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