How Will Trump Administration Ensure Healthcare InfoSec?Also, IRS Phishing Scheme Targets Businesses
In this latest edition of the ISMG Security Report: an analysis of a major fine against a Texas hospital and its implications for how the Trump administration might enforce HIPAA rules and take other steps to safeguard individual healthcare data.
In the Security Report, you'll hear (click on player beneath image):
- HealthcareInfoSecurity Executive Editor Marianne Kolbasuk McGee explain why a $3.2 million judgment against the Children's Medical Center of Dallas handed down in the earlier days of the Donald Trump presidency might not reflect how the Trump administration will enforce HIPAA regulations;
- ISMG Security and Technology Editor Jeremy Kirk report on a W2 form phishing scam targeting businesses;
- DataBreachToday Executive Editor Mathew J. Schwartz break down the case of a cybercriminal caught stealing $1.2 million; and
- An update on an Israeli K-12 program to train students in cybersecurity and programming skills.
The ISMG Security Report appears on this and other ISMG websites on Tuesdays and Fridays. Please check out our Jan. 31 and Feb 3 reports, which respectively analyze security deficiencies tied to internet of things devices continue to cause havoc and passage of a bill aimed at toughening insider threat defenses at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.
The next ISMG Security Report will be posted on Friday, Feb. 10.