Simplify IT – HIPAA Privacy and Security

The introductions of the Electronic Health Record (EHR) has facilitated nearly instantaneous flow of information. Many companies have established a benchmark of implementing flexible and effective new technologies into their business plans. While it’s true some companies can use this technology better than others, in regards to healthcare information, the seamless flow of information can literally be the difference between life and death. In August of 1996, United States President…

IT Threat Glossary

The Internet can be a dangerous place, especially now that hackers are taking advantage of advanced tools and threats. New types of malware, ransomware, and viruses are being created every day, for the express purpose of seeing your organization fail. If your business isn’t using comprehensive security solutions, you remain vulnerable to threats that can potentially compromise and damage your business’s IT infrastructure. To help make cybersecurity easier for you,…

Understanding Ransomware

What You Need to Know About the Malware that Hits Your Data, and Then Your Wallet Cyber criminals have no shortage of tools at their disposal in their attempts to abuse and take advantage of those they set their sights on. Recently, however, it seems that more and more of them select ransomware as their weapon of choice. Knowing what ransomware is, and how to avoid falling victim to it,…