HIPAA Security: Most business associates suffer data breaches

by Calyptix, May 18, 2015

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You’ve heard about the massive data breaches at hospitals and health insurers – but what about their business associates? Are IT providers seeing similar attacks? And are the attacks successful?

In short: yes. Find out more about the growing number of attacks on healthcare business associates. See the top causes of data breaches and the most-targeted types of data.

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Tagged on : healthcare , HIPAA

Cyber Insurance: Is it right for your company?

by Calyptix, May 5, 2015

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The average cost of a cyber attack on a small business is more than $20,000 – and that’s just the average. Since the number of breaches shows no sign of slowing, it might be the right time to consider a cyber insurance policy for your business.

Find out if cyber insurance is right for your company in this post. We’ll show you what a cyber policy typically covers, and you’ll get tips for finding the right policy in the market.

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DDoS Attacks 101: Types, targets, and motivations

by Calyptix, April 26, 2015

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Denial-of-service attacks continue to grow in frequency and size. But are all DDoS attacks the same? And what motivates people to launch one of these attacks?

Find answers to these questions and more in this post. You’ll also see the most common types of tools and targets for application-layer attacks.

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Verizon Data Breach Report 2015: Top 10 Charts and Summary

by Calyptix, April 17, 2015

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See which threats are growing fastest, which industries are targeted the most, and how one in four data breaches last year hit a POS system.

You’ll get this and more in our summary of the Verizon 2015 Data Breach Investigations Report. The report is a whopper at 60+ pages. We highlight our 10 favorite charts to get you up to date and save you time.

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Health IT Spending: Security is top focus for 2015

by Calyptix, April 13, 2015

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Health IT departments are looking to make big investments in 2015. If you know their plans and concerns, you can beat the competition and offer the services your clients want most.

Find out how health IT departments are planning to spend their technology budgets this year. You’ll see why security is a major priority, and how mobile technology is predicted to continue expanding.

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