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Mobile Device Security

The Federal Trade Commission issued a report with recommendations on improving the security of mobile devices. The report, which may be accessed by clicking here, ...
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IRS Guide to Identity Theft

The IRS issued a guide intended to help taxpayers avoid identity theft. The guide, which may be accessed by clicking here, identifies safeguards and additional actions ...
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HIPAA Breach Settlement

The first HIPAA breach settlement of 2018 involved five organizations owned by Fresenius Medical Care, a kidney dialysis provider. In a settlement agreement with the ...
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Mobile Device Policies

As the workplace grows increasingly global, many employees access employer email and other data through personal mobile devices. Employers find that allowing employees ...
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Breach Notices

The HIPAA rules require covered entities to provide notification after a breach of unsecured protected health information. A breach is an impermissible use or disclosure ...
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General Data Protection Regulation

The General Data Protection Regulation is a rule from the European Union that places data protection requirements on all companies that process personal information when ...
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BAS Does Not Allow Flash Drives

BAS makes security of client data its number one priority. BAS has a policy of not allowing any information to leave its computers via flash drive.
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Compressed Files Not Permitted in BAS Emails

MyEnroll security protocol prohibits compressed files from entering the BAS network. A compressed file (such as one ending with .zip, .exe or .qt) can contain an ...
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Another Large HIPAA Settlement

21st Century Oncology, Inc. (21CO), a Florida-based cancer care service provider, agreed to pay $2.3 million to settle potential HIPAA violations.
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IRS Tips for Strong Passwords

In one of the last security tips of 2017, the IRS urges individuals to use strong passwords to keep data safe. The IRS suggests strong passwords for both tax related ...
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