2018: The Year of the Data Breach?

Data breaches in 2018 compromised the personal information of millions of people around the world. Data breaches affect businesses of any size and can happen for a variety of reasons. Some companies are hacked. Data can be mishandled or sold to third parties. Holes in a website’s security system can leave information unprotected. Five of […]

Understanding Cyber Risk

“There is no such thing as zero risk.” Everything comes with or has some risk associated with it. It is important to understand and anticipate risks that exist in your organization’s infrastructure and take steps to control and mitigate risks, as much as possible. Business and technologies are constantly changing which introduce new risks and […]

$16 Million in Record HIPAA Settlement

Anthem Pays OCR $16 Million in Record HIPAA Settlement Following Largest U.S. Health Data Breach in History Anthem, Inc. has agreed to pay $16 million to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights (OCR) and take substantial corrective action to settle potential violations of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability […]

HEALTHCARE SECURITY FORUM: Featured speaker: DOMENICK GANDOLFO

Cybersafe Solutions’ own Cybersecurity Security Specialist,  DOMENICK GANDOLFO will be speaking at the Healthcare Security Forum in Boston, where attendees will learn about keeping patients’ data safe and your reputation in tact with a proactive security strategy and learn about the latest updates on new and emerging cyber threats… Data security threats are at an all-time […]

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

National Cybersecurity Awareness Month is commemorating its 15th year as an annual initiative to raise awareness about the importance of cybersecurity. Created by the Department of Homeland Security and the National Cyber Security Alliance to provide a reminder that each of us has the power to make the Internet safer and more secure. We can all […]

Cyber Attacks Are Now a Top Business Risk

Cybersecurity is not an IT problem, it’s a business problem. 1 in every 4 companies will suffer some sort of Cyber Incident in 2018. Every day, companies are being attacked and their valuable data compromised. Small to mid-sized companies are emerging as the preferred target for cyber attacks due to their unsophisticated defenses. Many executives […]

Healthcare Security Forum – Prepare For Cybersecurity Attacks

Boston, MA: Oct 15-16, 2018 Breaches are inevitable. Keep your patients’ data safe and your reputation in tact with a proactive security strategy. Data security threats are at an all-time high for the healthcare industry, and you’re the first line of defense when it comes to protecting your organization and its brand. At the HIMSS […]

FBI: Global Business Email Compromise Losses Hit $12.5 Billion

See the full, informative article by: Mathew J. Schwartz Executive Editor, DataBreachToday & Europe Excerpt: “Global losses due to business email compromise have exceeded $12.5 billion, warns the FBI’s Internet Complaint Center, or IC3. The latest FBI data draws on fraud reports submitted by victims around the world from October 2013 to May 2018. In […]