Full Disk Encryption: Dental Office In Tacoma Burglarized, Server Stolen.

Databreaches.net has found a press release announcing a data breach by what appears to be a private dental practice.  And, the only reason why Dr. Ward Morris, DDS, did so was because he had to comply with the HITECH Act.  If he only had also taken the “recommendation” that patient information be protected with disk […] read more

Laptop Encryption Software Not Used in Aultman HealthCare In Your Home Breach? Affects 13,800.

Aultman Health Foundation has posted a press release on their website, announcing that a laptop computer with patient information was stolen.  It is not known whether laptop encryption software was used to protect the patient data, although it looks like encryption is used at the company. Was it Used in This Instance? The affected patient […] read more