Sharing Laptops With Encryption: U. Of Mississippi Medical Center Patient Data Breach.

The University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC) is notifying patients who visited UMMC between 2008 and January 2013 that their health information may have been stored on a laptop computer that’s “missing.”  Apparently, the device was not protected with laptop encryption like AlertBoot, which may have been a result of the laptop being “a shared […] read more

Biometrics And BYOD Data Security: Doctor Uses "Silicone Fingertips" To Clock-In Colleagues.

You have a smartphone or a tablet (or both…and then some) and it’s full of data you want to protect.  So, you turn on device encryption and secure it with a password.  But, you have too many passwords in your life and wonder whether there isn’t a better method to control access to your device.  […] read more