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Issue 46                                             Friday, October 21, 2011 

 

How to Minimize the Risks of a Data Breach

 

Free Cyber Security Webinar: How to Minimize the Risks of Data Breach/Cyber Attach

 

Kanguru Solutions has teamed up with Cyber Data Risk Managers LLC to host a FREE webinar on cyber security and infosec entitlied "How to Minimize the Risks of a Data Breach/Cyber Attack."

 

This free webinar will be presented on 10/25 to discuss data security, privacy and measures to take in the event of a data breach.

 

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Webinar: How to Minimize the Risks of a Data Breach

Pentagon Weighing How to Respond to Cyberattacks

 

The Defense Department is finalizing policies that will determine what the military can do in the event of a cyberattack as the government figures out who should have the power to shut down computer networks seized by an enemy nation, terrorist group or criminal hacker.

 

  

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Pentagon Weighing How to Respond to Cyberattacks

 

 

Protecting Electronic Health Records (EHRs): The Benefits Behind Tokenization for Healthcare Organizations

 

Most data security practitioners and information security groups within organizations are aware of the value and benefits derived from using tokenization - both on-premise and cloud-based - including its effectiveness for protecting credit card numbers, Personal Identifiable Information (PII) and Electronic Health Records (EHR).

 

  

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Protecting Electronic Health Records

    

Gartner: the Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2012

 

The technology that makes up many of the systems in the IT world today is at a critical juncture and in the next five years everything from mobile devices and applications to servers and social networking will impact IT in ways companies need to prepare for now, Gartner Vice President David Cearley says.

 

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 Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2012

 

HHS Advisory Group: Go Slow on Metadata
 

Requiring EHR Metadata Tags Called Premature

 

While a presidential advisory council wants to move forward quickly with using metadata tags within electronic health records, such as to indicate patient privacy preferences, another federal advisory panel says "not so fast." 

  

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