Category Archives: Information Security

What is a Security Governance Board?

With the increase in frequency and severity of cyber-attacks and other cyber-crimes, businesses are finding that maintaining information security has become a top priority for senior management. In fact, a survey conducted by the Bureau of Justice Statistics revealed that … Continue reading

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Internet Security Threats to Watch for in 2013

Security breaches can show themselves in various forms as cyber criminals steadily become more sophisticated with their attacks on a national security and consumer level. There are even more opportunities for cyber attacks in 2013. Here, we detail 4 Internet … Continue reading

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Top Information Security Conferences in 2013

Information Security (infosec) is an exciting field dedicated to protecting all privileged data in a system. It works to ensure the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of information. Whether it is customer data, trade secrets, or other privileged information, information security … Continue reading

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5 Things Small Businesses Should be Doing to Protect Their Information

For small business owners, taking precautions to protect information serves many valuable purposes. In addition to being necessary in complying with local and federal laws, securing private and personal data can also help to prevent theft or misuse of that … Continue reading

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5 Ways to Secure Your Computer From Identity Theft

Identity theft is a growing concern in our society. Identity thieves target personal information, such as Social Security numbers, passwords, or credit card details. They use the information to obtain credit or other benefits using the victim’s name. The proliferation … Continue reading

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Safeguarding Patients’ Health Information

Today’s ever changing world presents new challenges to protecting patients’ healthcare. There are several reasons why protecting health information is beneficial to both the medical provider or practice and the patient, many of which revolve around legal liability. Modern day … Continue reading

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Information Security Concerns in Clinical Trials

Clinical trial studies are the heart of advancing medical science. The goal of any trial is to collect data that may lead to more effective drug therapies, diagnostics, treatment protocols and devices. In today‚Äôs techno-centric world, security is always going … Continue reading

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