Charlotte, NC – Calyptix Security Corp., a leading provider of network security and management solutions for small and medium-size businesses, today announced a new resource that highlights important regulations that IT service providers must follow when serving clients in the healthcare industry. The resource, titled HIPAA for IT Providers: The … Continue reading
IT providers, do you have clients in healthcare? Do you handle their patient data? If yes, then you are almost certainly required to protect that data by HIPAA.
HIPAA calls this data “electronic protected health information,” or ePHI. Essentially, it is electronic information about a patient. It can be anything from a patient’s phone number to a recent diagnosis.
HIPAA requires healthcare organizations to protect this data. It also requires their “business associates” to protect it – and that includes their IT service providers.Continue reading
Charlotte, NC – Calyptix Security, a leading provider of network security and management solutions for small and medium-size businesses, today announced a powerful way for managed service providers to increase profits on network security. Managed service providers (MSPs) often pay upfront for the network security and management solutions they deliver … Continue reading
Hacked small businesses are rarely in the news. Your SMB clients might hear about the breach at Target, but they never hear about the local auto dealer who lost more than $20,000 to cybercrime. This gives SMBs a false sense of security. They think they are too small for hackers to bother. The truth is that they are breached far more often than large firms. Continue reading
Malware sites increasingly use services like Google and GoDaddy for hosting. The Washington Post even called Amazon a “hornet’s nest of malware."
These trends and others are described in the SERT Quarterly Threat Intelligence Report Q4 2013. We dig through the report to give you the top malware sites, hosting providers, and more to watch out for.Continue reading