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Clueless Clause: Insurer Cites Lax Security in Challenge to Cottage Health Claim

May 26, 2015 12:440 comments
Clueless Clause: Insurer Cites Lax Security in Challenge to Cottage Health Claim

In-brief: In what may become a trend, an insurance company is denying a claim from a California healthcare provider following the leak of data on more than 32,000 patients. The insurer, Columbia Casualty, charges that Cottage Health System did an inadequate job of protecting patient data.  Like this:Like Loading…

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The Unbalanced Negative Externalities of Cybersecurity

May 21, 2015 10:130 comments
The Internet could benefit from a public health model for combatting threats - even moreso with the Internet of Things, says Symantec CTO Amit Mital.

In-Brief: Software and the critical systems it powers are now central to our modern lives. But that very software is under growing threat and require new approaches to address those threats, says Symantec CTO Amit Mital. Successes in the arena of public health may be a guide. Like this:Like Loading…

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Everything Tastes Better with Bluetooth: Understanding IoT Risk

May 19, 2015 11:160 comments
Companies looking to reign in the threat posed by the Internet of Things need to take the "cool" factor seriously.

In-brief: Marc Blackmer of Cisco says that, with so much promise, it can be hard to anticipate how individual or company-wide decisions to embrace the IoT might bear on cyber risk.  Like this:Like Loading…

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Update: RSA Warns of Supply Chain Attack on Point of Sale Vendors

April 30, 2015 13:300 comments
Update: RSA Warns of Supply Chain Attack on Point of Sale Vendors

In-brief: RSA said it detected evidence of a malicious software campaign that targeted employees at point of sale vendors – a possible effort to compromise the PoS supply chain.  Like this:Like Loading…

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