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HIPAA Security: Assess additional security needs

Q. How should a small to mid-sized business prepare for the general data protection regulation?
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12/29/2017

A. The GDPR, effective May 25, 2018, requires a number of new data protection obligations for everyone who does business in and with the European Union. EU data protection law will extend to all foreign companies processing the data of EU residents.

HIPAA Security: Give gift of security

Q. How can I protect my data when traveling?
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11/21/2017

 A. Many of us are traveling over the holiday season and taking our laptops and devices with us. And sometimes those devices don’t make it home. In a single month in 2015 the TSA at Los Angeles International Airport found 154 laptops, 98 cell phones and 18 iPads. 

HIPAA Security: Create security checklist

Q. What are some basic steps I can take to reduce a cyber attack?
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10/20/2017

A. October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month. It is the perfect time to evaluate your own data breach risk.

HIPAA Security: Guard against exposure

Q. What is the financial damage to a company following a data breach?
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09/22/2017

A. A breach is an incident in which an individual name, plus a Social Security number, driver’s license number or a medical or financial record, is potentially put at risk due to exposure.