Device Encryption Is Optional Under HIPAA – Until Something Gets Stolen.

It is a glorious evening in Boston, and I see here in the news that McKesson, a pharmaceuticals distributor in the United States, had two computers stolen on July 18.  The computers had confidential patient data in them.  While this was reported earlier this morning on Fox news, it looks like it is hitting the […] read more

Monstrous Breach is a Sign of Things to Come in the Workplace without Endpoint Security.

Monster.com was hacked sometime ago and 1.3 million people were affected.  For the most part, it looks like the information that was stolen was largely relegated to names, addresses, phone numbers, and e-mail addresses.  What does a criminal do with information such as this?  After all, there is no mention of credit card numbers or […] read more