Following last week’s reports about the vulnerabilities in the Adhaar Identification system used in India, an additional layer of security is being rolled out.
There is speculation that ransomware is on the rise in healthcare because healthcare providers are willing to pay the ransom to unlock data. For example, following a ransomware attack, Hancock Health paid four Bitcoins. Meanwhile, another healthcare provider suffered an unspecified and vague data breach that affected almost 280,000 Medicaid patients.
Executive News Roundup – January 14, 2018
In the continuing saga of Meltdown and Spectre, this week, AMD acknowledged that its processors are susceptible to variants of these vulnerabilities. Apple released patches for Spectre for both mobile and laptops devices. Amazon provided an update about it’s progress with the issue….
- Apr 13 , 2020
Executive News Roundup – February 18, 2018
Did you all watch the Olympics? Which event was your favorite? On the 9th, right before the opening ceremony, the official Pyeongchang 2018 site stopped working and people attending could not get their tickets. This was confirmed by the…
- Feb 18 , 2018