Data Encryption: Abbott Medical Optics Loses Baylor Medicine Backup Tapes.

Abbott Medical Optics has alerted the Baylor College of Medicine that backup tapes belonging to Baylor’s Department of Ophthalmology have disappeared from Abbott’s offices.  Overall, it sounds like a non-event, but HIPAA regulations means that the disappearance of these tapes must be reported.  The use of data encryption like AlertBoot would have granted safe harbor […] read more