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Contrarisk Security Podcast #0045: The threat to healthcare data

Healthcare organisations globally are facing the same issues. Data breaches are increasing whether through the accidental loss of data or as a result of cyber-attacks. Health organisations are responsible for the care of large amounts of personally identifiable information (PII), and data doesn’t get much more personal that when it involves medical records. To complicate matters, medical practices of all… Read more »

Contrarisk Security Podcast #0037: The flaw in healthcare apps

» Listen or download now on the podcasts page » Mobile apps are increasingly being used by the healthcare industry to provide customers with access to data and services. Your smartphone might even be monitoring the state of your health and sending that information to remote servers for analysis by your healthcare provider. As Stephen McCarney of Arxan Technologies explains in… Read more »