Security Awareness Blog: Category - STH.HealthCare

Mobile Health Cyber Hygiene

Editor's Note: This Guest Blog series is by Meryt McGindley,Vice President of Communications and Public Affairs for the National Association for Trusted Exchange (NATE) and Daniel Weissman, Director at SANS Institute. In this blog they discuss how mobile health technologies make healthcare information sharing easier but require strong security hygiene by End Users. Today, mobile … Continue reading Mobile Health Cyber Hygiene


You are for Sale: Wellness Apps, Wearable Devices, and Data Privacy

Editor's Note: This is a guest Blog Post from Kelli Tarala.This is the second in a series of blog posts from her about wearable devices and healthcare. Introduction:In a recent post we discussed health wearables, a class of devices that measures and reports on statistical health information such as number of steps taken, heart rate, … Continue reading You are for Sale: Wellness Apps, Wearable Devices, and Data Privacy


New Video of the Month - HIPAA / HITECH

Every other month we post a new security awareness video for the community. For July we posted a new video that covers the world of HealthCare. Specifically it explains what HIPAA, HITECH and PHI are, and why they apply to HealthCare. If your organization handles PHI, this is a great way to introduce your staff … Continue reading New Video of the Month - HIPAA / HITECH