Drive Encryption Software: U of Maine Health Services’ Data Hacked.

There certainly seems to be an odd influx of breach stories related to archives this week.  Health services at the University of Maine have reported the breach of medical information for nearly 5,000 students.  It’s a situation that could have been easily prevented by having the appropriate policies and security tools, like data encryption software. […] read more

Disk Encryption: NY Lincoln Medical Notifies 130,945 Of Data Breach.

The loss of seven CDs means a medical data breach for over 130,000 people who’ve visited Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center in New York.  The CDs were not protected using disk encryption software, a terrible move, since this seems to qualify as a HIPAA breach. Biller Causes Problems The information that was breached, sometime […] read more