June 6, 2018
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Top 10 tips to stay secure online while traveling this summer

Summer is the time to enjoy traveling and vacations, but do not be lax with your cyber hygiene and follow these top 10 tips on how […]
May 21, 2018
24By7Security HIPAA Training is not HIPAA Compliance

Do Dentists need to comply with HIPAA?

In April 2018, a dental office in New Jersey, Michael Gruber, DMD, PA reported that their computers were hacked and 4624 patient records were stolen.  Now […]
May 11, 2018
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Phase 3 of NY Cybersecurity Regulation is due by September 1, 2018/ March 1, 2019

This is the third part of a 3-part instructional series from 24By7Security on the New York State Cybersecurity Regulations. This part contains a downloadable document with details […]
April 18, 2018
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Understanding the HIPAA Security Rule: Part III – Administrative Safeguards

In the final post of this blog series, we will cover the Administrative Safeguards required for covered entities as set for in the HIPAA Security Rule […]
March 30, 2018
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Understanding the HIPAA Security Rule: Part II – Technical Safeguards

Welcome to Part II of this series regarding the HIPAA Security rule. As a reminder, the HIPAA Security Rule is broken down into three specific implementations […]
March 15, 2018
24By7Security blog on HIPAA Physical Safeguards

Understanding the HIPAA Security Rule: Part I – HIPAA Physical Safeguards

While HIPAA covers a broad scope of healthcare related items, its Security Rule specifically sets forth standards concerning the safety of electronic Protected Health Information, or […]
March 14, 2018
Pi Day is Cybersecurity Day - 24By7Security

What does Pi Day have to do with Cybersecurity?

Pi Day is Cybersecurity Day.   Why? Because EVERY DAY is Cybersecurity Day.   Cyber crime has become so pervasive that not a day goes by without large […]
March 8, 2018
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World Backup Day: Coping with disasters

This world is moving quickly. From digitizing stock exchanges, to advances in the field of the Internet of Things, the amount of data online is increasing […]
February 23, 2018
24By7Security HIPAA Training is not HIPAA Compliance

HIPAA Training is not HIPAA Compliance

We hear from so many doctors’ and dentists’ offices that they are “HIPAA-compliant” because they have completed the required annual HIPAA training for their staff.   FALSE! […]
February 22, 2018
Cyber insurance, 24By7Security

Cyber Insurance 101

Cyber insurance is a hot topic these days.  Many healthcare organizations are adopting the use of electronic systems like electronic medical records to meet regulatory requirements, […]